Hotel Abadia Plaza
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Abadia Plaza Pereira
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... the area though very difficult to get a picture of one in mid flight. We got some good use out of the wellies on the way down as the scheduled 4 o'clock thunderstorms led to very muddy conditions though my feet were starting to hurt at this point. There were a few shaky bridges to cross leading back to the start of the trail and we hopped into a jeep back to Salento at 3:59, just before the sheets of rain arrived to spoil the fun.
We enjoyed some much ...
... bean production in Colombia (is fair trade really as Fair claimed) and the trading of the product worldwide to reach our mugs each morning.I hope I've mentined before how hospitable the Colombians are. Another exampe of this is what I like to call the Salento Sock Story. I picked up my washing from the laundry in Salento and arrived back to my hostel across town to find I was missing one of my favourite woolly socks. Oh well, I thought to myself, the laundry tax we ...
... it didn’t really appeal to me. Plus, to send some home would have made it an incredibly expensive cup of coffee, just not worth it.
We got a ride back to the hostel with Pedro in his truck, because we were all too lazy to walk the hour and a half to get back from his farm. The tour cost 40,000 pesos (£14) including the lunch and the ride back to the hostel, so that seemed reasonable to me. It wasn’t exactly the ...
... coffee zone) next.
Pereira, in the middle of the coffee zone is genuinely a nice city. But of course, the best of the region is to be found in the countryside. We saw beautiful small towns, fields of coffee, platane trees, colourful birds, howling monkeys, the world's biggest palm trees and so much more. Nature here truly is breathtaking. I even got to ride all the way to the top of a mountain, together with my newfound and bikecrazy Colombian friends. Next up: ...
... finally one of them looked at me and seemed to say sorry we'll be with you in a moment, a terribly fake smiled graced her face for 2 seconds. A few minutes later a woman arrived, walked through main doors, lifted the rope of the queue and went straight to the deak. They began to help her. I nearly had a fit, I think I hyperventilated a bit and one of them noticed and pointed me out, they called me up. Luckily, otherwise I think my fist would have acted on it's ...