• Colombia,  Food / Drinks,  South America,  Travel

    Eating and Drinking in Acacias

    Acacias is about 130km away from Bogota with the daily average temperature ranging from 22°C to 32°C. It's another perfect place to get away from the cold weather in Bogota, as well as eating Mamona, the typical flavour of the Meta. Besides Mike and I, his works colleague, Phil also joined us in this four days three nights trip.

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    Comuna 13 Tour Medellín

    Comuna 13 was once known for drug cartels, gang violence and police often raid this area. No tourist dare to set foot in this place. However, now that this place is safe, with the story, graffitis and street art performances, it's enough to attract people from all around the world to come visiting this place.

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    Eating and Drinking in Medellín

    Medellin is the second largest city in Colombia after Bogota. With the population of 2.5million; 8 million in Bogota. This city often referred to as the City of Eternal Spring due to the temperature close to Springs weather, with daily temperatures ranging from a minimum of about 16°C to a maximum of 28°C. The flight time to Medellin from Bogota only take less than an hour.

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    Three Days Two Nights in Anapoima

    Anapoima is another place where you could go away from the cold weather in Bogota. Located about 90km away from Bogota with an elevation of 691 meters and the average temperature of 25°C. This place is warmer than La Vega, but Girardot probably warmer than here. In this blog, you will read about my experience in Anapoima town, my first encounter with Poison Dart Frog while walking the Camino Real Del Rio. My review on Camino Real Aguas Medicinales Santa Ana and Hotel Anapoima 1. Find out the beer prices in Anapoima town & food and drinks prices in El Corralito.

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    Three Days Two Nights in Girardot

    Journal entry for our three days two nights stay in Girardot. Bought the bus ticket online with Busbud, our experience in taking the bus from Terminal Salitre to Girardot terminal with Bolivariano Eurovans, and journey back with Cootransfusa from Girardot to Bogota. Review on the hotel we stayed for two nights at Hotel Republicano. Club Colombia pricing in Girardot at El Paraiso Cafe Bar, Cafe Americano Express and Rio Bamba Heladeria y Bar at Calle 16. Places we went such as Parque Simón Bolívar, Locomotive Parque, Walked past Parroquia San Miguel, and didn't get to go to Rio Magdalena because the area was too dodgy.

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    One Night in San Francisco

    San Francisco is another place where you could go for quick and temporary relief from the cold weather in Bogota. Located about 55km away from Bogota with the elevation of 1,520metres and the average temperature of 20°C. Though it's not as warm as its neighbouring town La Vega, it's still an excellent place to be. In this blog, you will read about my experience having a night in San Francisco, find out our review for Hotel Villa Paz, the beer and Aguadiente prices in town, food and drink price in Restaurante Campestre Mi Pequeña Alemania and in hiking to Alto de la Virgen.

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    Santa Marta

    Journey from Cartagena to Santa Marta by bus. Stayed at Hotel Calle Santodomingo, Places visited in Santa Marta including Catedral de Santa Marta, Parque de Los Novios, Rodrigo de Bastidas Square and Public Market for a bus ride to Tayrona.