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Colombia Day 11 – Bogota

Woke late and caught the bus to Central Bogota. I was determined to give it another go. It was bright…

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Colombia Day 10 – Bogota

I learnt there was a bull-fighting bout today, as we were still in the bull-fighting season which runs from January…

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Colombia Day 9 – Bogota

A gray, cold morning greeted us. We decided to escape the city and go on a day trip to Zipaquira,…

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Colombia Day 8 – Bogota

Vero and I arrived on different flights to Bogota, the capital of Colombia. I’d been looking forward to Bogota. I’d…

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Colombia Day 7 – Cartagena

I was hesitant to say the least. It didn’t seem like a sensible thing to do, not on the crater…

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Colombia Day 6 – Cartagena

We boarded a packed ferry early in the morning from the Cartagena docks. The rum was already flowing, and the…

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Colombia Day 5 – Cartagena

I awoke to the sound of bicycle bells, horses clip-clopping down the narrow streets, the shouts and whistles of street…

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Colombia Day 4 – Cartagena

An early start, as I’d promised myself. Breakfast on the terrace in the hotel. Lovely. Out into a gorgeous Caribbean…

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Colombia Day 3 – Medellin / Cartagena

The day before I had arranged to meet a Colombian friend of mine’s brother for lunch but he texted me…

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Colombia Day 2 – Medellin

Went to the crowded bus station. Buses bound for Rio, Caracas, Asuncion, Santiago, Buenos Aires, all exotic, slightly dangerous places…

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