Hotel Estelar Blue
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TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Estelar Blue Medellin
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... unremarkable and utterly forgettable in every respect I know for a fact Ella and I will never forget it. A local man fell in love with Ella that night - he taught her salsa and was very good about asking my permission over and over again. This same man ended up offering our group cocaine, to which we all politely declined. He replied saying we were very lucky because he was in fact an undercover police officer and he then showed us his badge... After slightly ...
... something for the equivalent of $8.00 per item. This is a huge tourist area so tourist prices. So off we went. I asked this nice woman her two college age daughters and they said well we don’t live here we just come up on the Sunday to get food from the organic market. So we started chatting in Spanish and pretty soon they are walking us up to where she thinks it is asking people along the way, this is now about 8 blocks. It was closed, so more googling etc. Well ...
... typical platter with meat, beans, egg, fried platano and more), Frijoles (beans), empanadas (pastry with meat or
potatoes or veg), bu˝uelos (basically friend pastry ball), tamal, chorizo con naranja (sausage with orange), palito de queso (fried pasty with cheese), mango biche (unripe mango slices with salt pepper and lime juice, sold everywhere in the streets, YUM)
Desserts - Pastel de Arequipe, Oblea
Juices in either water ...
... exactly she asked and she ponts to a picture of the rock to which we nod. She gives us the tickets for 13000peso each and we make our way to the buses. A guard checks our ticket and points us down towards gate 13 where a bus is just leaving. Bummer, another 30 minutes until next one. Leesh turns and says 'Let the adventure begin' knowing what our experiences with catching local buses and doing things ourselves are. It's an adventure indeed. But we save so much money not doing it ...
... and marched out all the peasants onto the road. But then they put them all back on again, "because they saw me," she said. "I saved those people from being murdered," she said with pride shining all over her. I was probably maybe perhaps just bit incredulous that this tiny old woman could think she had such power and blurted out... "But wouldn't they just have done it anyway as soon as you left?" "Well not those people!" she answered almost indignantly. ...