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Friday 26 May 2017

Cartagena has lots of murals and public artwork so today I headed out for a look. This idea turned into a bit of a disaster. Not the murals, they were great. 262 more words

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Thursday 25 May 2017

After three nights in the Intercontinental, it was back into the world of hostelling. On the upside though I was staying in Cartagena’s beautiful old town, with its cobbled streets, colonial architecture and colour. 62 more words

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Wednesday 24 May 2017

After barely leaving the hotel for past two days, I didn’t want to turn into Howard Hughes. While I was staying right on Cartagena’s Bocagrande Beach, it’s probably fair to say that it’s not one of the world’s greatest beaches. 199 more words

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Tuesday 23 May 2017

To quote the great Belle and Sebastian (albeit not one of their great tunes) it was another sunny day in Cartagena. After a wander around outside it was nice to escape the humidity and get back inside the hotel. 121 more words

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Monday 22 May 2017

Bogota is actually a lot closer to Miami than Los Angeles is, something like 2 hours 55 minutes versus 4 hours 45 minutes. We landed on time in Bogota Airport, just after midnight. 250 more words

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cartagena and san andres

The second part of our trip to Colombia took us to Cartagena and San Andres. This part started out a little rough after a not so pleasant trip from Santa Marta in a non air conditioned van, but quickly turned around after being in the beautiful old city of Cartagena and the extremely welcoming island of San Andres. 2,615 more words

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A step back in time

A walk through the streets of Cartagena, Colombia at night is like walking back in time.

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