Travel Blogs from Leticia
... rooms we've stayed in all trip! Importantly it had incredible air con and a little swimming pool. It was nice to have a bit of luxury before our boat ride!! Leticia is a small town sitting on a tri-country border with Peru and Brazil. It is possible to walk between all 3 countries since there are no physical borders. The area is completely cut off from the rest of all 3 countries by road, with plane or boat the only transport links. It sits on the ...
... down the middle, on one side is the Colombian city of Leticia the other, the Brazilian city of Tabatinga. Leticia is small and clean whereas Tabatinga is a busy sprawl. There is no border to cross officially but you can tell straight away which city you're in by the quality of the infrastructure.
It started raining as soon as I got off the plane which was great, as it was tropical rain, until I got to the start of the road where the hostel was. This road was ...
... tree to have a spot of piranha fishing! We didnīt have any success, although one of the others caught one and a sardine. Piranha fishing was frustrating - we could feel them nibbling and tugging at the bait, but they never actually took it in their mouth!
Following the fishing, we went back to town and later went for a few drinks with Sergio and the others from the tour; the end of one of the best (and most authentic) days that we had had on this trip (hence this huge post!).
... br> Episode 113 - That Monkey Has A Janelle On It's Ass Original Air Date - Feb 15 2014
Surviving the night quite comfortably, Tim and Janelle and the rest of the tour group head to a local wildlife house. Upon arriving Janelle immediately conquers her fear of monkeys, when one jumps on her back and makes itself at home riding on her shoulders. Tim gets to hold a turtle, before he is given the opportunity to have a juvenile, 3m anaconda, ...
... must have pulled some strings for us), and winged tickets at no charge for the next day which should have cost us $ 120 USD each. All not lost, but it meant wasting another day in Bogota. Our hostel for that night was very cheap, my combination lock broke, Caitlin stepped in a puddle, the hostel workers were possibly drugged up to the eyeballs and it bucketed with rain ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet