Casa Pestagua Hotel Boutique, Spa
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... the heat was overwhelming. We jumped in a taxi which promptly broke down half way to our hotel. It was over-heating and we had to wait in the boiling hot taxi until a man appeared with a jug of water to put in the radiator.
OK.So that is how things work here!
We checked in - our room is basic but spotlessly clean. We weren't sure what we were expecting cleanliness wise here but everything we have seen so far has been ...
... to find air conditioning for awhile before braving the heat again! I have no idea how people here exercise, I could barely breathe just walking around! We were lucky enough to join some locals to watch Colombia beat Brazil in an exciting soccer game for the Copa America (America's Cup)⚽️. The streets were crazy with deliriously excited Colombians afterwards and it was very cool to wander the streets and get ...
... that other options won. Which was a shame, as we were looking forward to the trip!
We explored various other options, including speed boats, staying on the San Blas islands, leaving from places other than Cartagena, and flights. In the end we settled on flights as the quick, easy and not too costly option. This was important as we were running behind schedule anyway. So we booked a flight to Bogota, and an onward flight to ...
... Bovedas the old Dungeon cells which have now been turned into craft shops, then walked into town down the narrow streets between brightly painted houses with flower covered balconies and very Spanish glassed in balconies, soledas. Since our last trip the town has been further renovated and improved, lots of smart shops and cafes the buildings repaired and repainted it seems a very vibrant place, if touristy. We visited the Cathedral, the Gold Museum with some ...
... should be good enough, and if it's called into question I'll explain that you can't online check in more than 48 hours in advance of a flight and as such I wouldn't actually have an eTicket anyway. Or something like that.
Next up was trying to find a pdf file editor. These are really hard to come by in the Real World, let alone on The Road. Online pdf to MS Word also proved fruitless so in the end I screen ...