Crowne Plaza Tequendama
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... rests every 300m but could see that it was going to be extremely unlikely that I'd get to 2,000m of ascent by 11am when amazingly I looked up and there was Kaye walking down the hill at the side of the highway telling me that the Lunch truck was only just around the next corner. Only done about 1600m of ascent and not 2,000m. Quite a difference. We still had another 30km to go to the convoy metope point outside Bogota but the top ...
... to Rodriguez, then Pink Floyd, and Sophie, Guillermo's girlfriend came over briefly to say hello.
After another delicious breakfast, on Thursday 28th, we took a road trip to see some of the villages outside of Bogota. Guillermo kindly drove us around, firstly to Zipaquira, where we visited the Salt Cathedral. This is an underground cathedral, boasting the world's largest underground cross. We visited the 14 stations of the cross on our ...
... eat. Headed to cable car. Caught it for 16mil. Went up. Very gorgeous views. Had random conversation. Walked around. Headed back down. Walked to crepes and waffles. Had an amazing spinache and mushroom crepe i could hardly eat plus a coco de limonade and an Arequipa waffle I halved with Ash. After we headed back to our hostel. Laundry wasn't done. So I slept uncomfortably. Read before ...
... haha.. They have quite a simple bus service which has actual stops - but in a sense that made it harder cos there is more rules about when / where you have to buy your ticket! After a lot of walking and asking a lot of locals, we got there in the end.
Second day we went on a tour of the graffiti in Bogota which was amazing there is so so much colour on all the walls, and its completely tolerated, but also anything serious (as in not just scribbling ...
The noisy fridge drove me nuts, as did the noisy shouting neighbour, and whoever was trying to get in the hotel at 3am, persistently knocking & ringing the bell - why don't these hotel owners just be a bit more honest, rather than claiming they don't allow this sort of person to stay, as he obviously did. Needless to say, 3rd night in a row of poor sleep - ******ety as all hell when the 6.20 bells forced me up!
His other lies quickly became apparent - breakfast not at ...