Casa Pombo

Calle del Arzobispado N0 34-14, Cartagena, Colombia | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Cartagena

Make Hay while the sun shines...

A travel blog entry by jenifertravels

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I've never had a machete brandished at me so blatantly before. Not in the street anyway. And not by a face so sweet I can't decide if bolting is rude or wise. I succumb instead to the knife, the owner of whom uses its blade to bounce shards of midday light across the cobbles as she sinks it into a pawpaw, the succulent flesh deftly cubed in a …

Day 153: Cartagena, Colombia

A travel blog entry by tksa

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... which we both agreed resembled the streets of Paraty in Brazil a lot. As always, the night bus had left us pretty tired so apart from a trip to the supermarket, the afternoon passed with little to report. Before dinner, we went for a walk along the castle walls that over look the Caribbean Sea. We got a spectacular view of the sunsetting over ...

Feliz Año Nuevo

A travel blog entry by jl_bigtrip

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... In a perverse twist of fate, the success of Colombian independence lead to the decline of Cartagena and since no-one could afford to tear down the city and modernize it, today we are left with a truly breathtaking authentic Spanish colonial city.

The mansions are now fancy hotels; the smaller haciendas are hostel-type accommodation such as where we stayed; the street level shops much the same they were in colonial times – markets, bars, clothing (fashion!). Tourism is ...

South America

A travel blog entry by tofor85

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... decorated with ornate doors and flower laden balconies. On the downside I dont think Ive ever seen so many street vendors. Coke? Beer? Hat? Watch? Fan? No, no, no. It gets boring fast. There was one guy whose product was impressive. Hand painted art, on glass, done in 3 minutes and quality. If we had any money left we might have bought some. After walking through the city we came to the Museum of Gold, next to the Cathedral and Town Hall. This was fairly interesting, ...

The Busy and Exciting Beginning of the Feast

A travel blog entry by gayle_hoefker

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... did the translating for the first half, and the sound crew worked through adjusting the sound and translation transmission levels as he talked. I played special music and I thought it was awful, but several said they loved it. I think God blessed the hearing. Then I went back and translated Scott’s sermon. That all went fine until we were finished and I was leaving to play the last hymn, and I forgot I was connected to a lapel microphone. I just ...

Location

This hotel, located on Calle del Arzobispado N0 34-14, Cartagena, is near Walled City, San Felipe de Barajas Castle, Islas del Rosario, and Palacio de la Inquisicion.
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Casa Pombo Cartagena

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding