Dann Carlton Medellin Hotel
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Medellin is amazing. What was once the murder capital of the world is now a sophisticated, first world city with amazing dining, nightlife and culture.
Avoiding Medellin because of drug cartels and Pablo Escobar would be like avoiding Germany because of nazis. It's all history and Americans need to update their mindset when it comes to …
... It had all the amenities of a hotel but it was even better. Our room was huge with a bathroom and walk-in closet. We even had a eucalytus steam room, in the 2nd bathroom...... Yes Lawd!! That's not even offered in an hotel room. Tiff got in it and absolutely LOVED it!! I was afraid of going in and sweating out my hair..... Geesh this hairstyle had to last the rest of the trip....... Black girl with short hair problems lol. The view from the balcony was breathtaking. ...
... 3 months, my Spanish is getting Better everyday. The Colombian culture, the salsa dancing, the way of life, the people are nice, the country is safe, and the WOMEN, well they are the most beautiful in the world, and that's a fact on the internet. They say don't believe what you read on the internet, but BELIEVE THAT! So what I'm getting at is, Colombia seems to be a home for me, I love the culture, MUY TRANQUILLO, and to top it all off, it's freaking ...
... seedy from all the previous night's drinking. Having said that, we walk around to Parque Lleras in the evening, which is a great big square area full of bars and restaurants. We have an awesome dinner at a Thai place, and upon ordering our first drinks, realise it's actually 3 for 1. So we get our first drinks, then order three mojitos. Then three more. And one more at a cool little bar afterwards where they have tree stumps for seats. And the ...
... the road as people stared at me more oddly than usual.I've been walking up and down Av Las Vegas for months now and knew that there was an animal hospital about 5 blocks down. "Just need to make it 5 blocks without something going wrong with this bird." About 3 blocks in the bird flapped out of my hand back onto the road.****!I hesitated for a second because cars, buses and motorcycles barrel down this road. Decided to go for it because seeing this bird get run over right in front ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsDann Carlton Medellin Hotel
The Dann Carlton surpassed all expectations. From the moment you enter the lobby, it's old world service. Comfortable, good size rooms, great breakfast and a very helpful bilingual staff.
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