Hotel Estrella del Mar
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"This is us, this is definitely more us".. I think were the words uttered by JT arriving to Playa Blanca beach. Playa Blanca (the white beach) is actually located on the island of Baru about 1 hour or so by boat from the main port of Cartagena. It is a beautiful, clean beach that fits the picture of the Caribbean paradise perfectly and it is where the locals come to get some sun on their back, sleep in ...
... dinner with. Dinner for three for 4500 CHP? Not bad. We Headed back to hotel. Started making dinner. This was very hard due to the facilities of the kitchen which really wasn't that great. The Food wasn't too great. Which kinda sucked. We also had a pretty long Skype date with Chrissy. After this it was bed time! Not being able to sleep however - i got up and packed my bag - which had been an unbelievable disoriented mess since the amazon. After this was done - then it was bed ...
We had a early flight so we spent the night at the airport - very uncomfortable. I also got Wifi, bought a universal adaptor and skyped the family. Finally caught our flight at 4am and headed to panama. In panama I discovered a Michael kids store! I nearly bought a bag because it was "cheap" but I decided to resist ( I should've bought the bag). Then it was of to cartagena. Landed, got some money out and went for a ...
... they've been built yesterday. Outside there is a of large set of high rises that a taxi driver told us is a replica of Miami but I have my doubts. Carts transport fresh fruit round the city which you can buy for cheap, papayas for 1000-2000 Columbian pesos which is about 70p.
Football is everywhere, you can't escape it, not that I'd want to. I caught the Chelsea match with a steak ...
... you know that Michael Douglas' movie, Romancing the Stone was shot
there?” Jose pointed out the Castillo. “And now Antonio Banderas
is shooting a movie there too,” he added.
The Castillo de San Felipe was built in 1657 for the express purpose of
protecting the gold from the Pirates before leaving for Spain.
Standing on the hillside overlooking the harbor, the fortress looked
imposing. It was the biggest and ...
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