Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia
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Last night I was going to write, but I was so tired that I passed out with the lights on and my laptop still on my lap. To be honest, I could easily sleep another 8 hours today and not wake up. I had a feeling at some point I would hit this stage of exhaustion from all the traveling and moving, and I thought it would happen sooner.
Yesterday morning I bid farewell to Nestor and Maria Luiz in ...
... to and worship, one more partition to separate us from those with different beliefs? Since words are ultimately only symbols that point to something they signify - empty packages for contents (meaning) determined by common agreement and custom - is it hard to see that the human psyche builds and uses these limited structures in order to insulate itself from disintegration in a world where there are no absolutes? Just as we make ourselves into objects to ...
... shrimp gratin and sangria then went and met Asha and Amanda, Lucy's friends, in Plaza San Francisco for cocktails. Following day we all met for walk round old walled town was bit too hot though so soon retired for very good ice cream and coffee in air conditioned bookshop. Later went to watch the last sunset of the year at Cafe del Mar on the wall. Wasn't open for drinks as getting ready for an event but just went and sat there, as other people seemed to be doing, good place ...
... br> caught a few white-faced chattering monkeys as big as teddy bears,
casting glances at us while I was trying desperately to upload my
blog on the Internet.
If it wasn't so hot, Cartegena would
have been the perfect port stop. The combination of colors,
friendliness of the people and the quaintness of the old City were
truly unforgettable. This is one place we would like to come back
to and we're so glad that it is not off limits any more!
... far was quite impressive. An old fort stood guard at the harbor’s entrance giving me some intuitions on what life was here many centuries ago when pirates often ravaged the port!
In the background, skyscrapers reached for the skies giving this place an upscale, modern and inviting look! I was quite fascinated with what I was seeing ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service