Travel Blogs from Barranquilla
... it happened again! It was reported to be 5.4 on the Richter --- it should have been a sizeable impact. This time in Barranquilla and on the 18th floor of my apartment complex. No shimmy, no shake; when you're this high up there isn't much remaining of ground vibrations. This picture is of the University students; evacuated from their classrooms, using their cell phones to ...
... s homemade bread). She also said: "Coffee is no good if you can see the bottom of the cup!" And, because she was choosy about her coffee, she used only Hills Brothers coffee. I remember when she got a can of Folgers coffee, she gave it to the begger who had come to our back door!
I'm not missing Starbucks or ...
... make the activities more interactive and broad instead of focusing on one small topic (i.e. film genres). Eventually, I laid back down. I planned on attending a concert around 7pm, but I had to meet my host at 5:30. While relaxing on my bed, I heard a noise in my right ear. It sounded like something crawling around in my ear, then suddenly, a sharp pain ran through my ear. It was an excruciating pain. I sat up and wondered if it was just my imagination.. the ...
... inside the hotel grounds. People walk around with bottles of rum amd whiskey, or cardboard cartons of aguadiente, pouring shots for friends and strangers alike. Whereever you look, people are spraying foam over each other, or throwing flour, all the while drinking, laughing and dancing. There is no aggrevation or disorderly behavior, just people having a great time.
We head to Carnavalada a few ...
Monday 2nd August 2010 - Tuesday 3rd August 2010, Day 550 - 551
Once Andrea had gone my days were spent talking to the neighbours. I would sit out the front and just watch the people come past. But I needed to escape, if just for a bit. There were a few beaches around that claimed to be amazing, but I could tell they would not be as good as Central ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed