Dann Carlton Medellin Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
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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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Medellin is or was the drug capital of the world. Fuelled by Pablo Escobar and his cartel of merry men. While he did die (was either shot dead by DEA or took his own life depending who's side you're on ) in 1993 his legacy lives on and top of our list of things to do was to do the Pablo tour. We stayed in the nice part of town - Parque Poblado - …
... you wanted in it. We decided we would head back to the hostel and make some epic sandwiches. These were truly epic sandwiches, you could see everyone at the hostel eyeing them out. After lunch we killed a little time until we were collected for the futbal tour.
The soccer match was the home team National vs Cucuta (just on ...
... the plane at Charlotte at about 12:45 PM for an uneventful flight to Miami. The plane was very new, and still had a new plane smell. Each seat had its own personal entertainment center. Movies cost money, which I didn't want to pay for, but I did enjoy the flight tracking mode. I could set it to "cockpit view" which was very interesting. So, I knew exactly where we were and what we were flying over.
... reward matched the effort. I was so proud of Mum for getting there, a cracking effort! We arrived at the beach without another sole on it and were shown to our cabaña only 20m from the waters edge. It was paradise, the ocean had perfect waves to keep you entertained, we were only disturbed very occasionally by the local indigenous inhabitants the Koggi as they wandered along the beach gathering food and fishing. We had a fire each night right on the beach and the litre of rum ...
... a massive force from both nations the search to find him commenced.
We visited the home where he was shot trying to escape, his grave and a few of his properties around town--properties that have been vacant for 20 years but so mired in corruption even now they stand deserted and vacant.
The drug violence has moved to the jungles in the south where the para-military and guerrillas have control. They have been no less murderous and ...