Hotel Estelar Las Colinas
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Business Services
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Estelar Las Colinas Manizales
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I left the hotel in Medellin this morning, and as much as I liked the city, I was pretty happy to not have to walk through that neighborhood again. It was rough! I got to the south bus station and found a bus to Manizales, that was leaving in about 10 minutes. I was pretty lucky I guess. It was a direct bus and took about five hours to get here. The ride was beautiful, with some amazing mountain views.
... so he was able to translate things for me. The drive to the park was spectacular. Again, it was constantly uphill and twisting and turning. I'm surprised I haven't become more car sick, but so far I have felt pretty good. Filippe had us open all of the windows in the van so we could acclimate to the weather. I must say I did pretty well among my Colombian tour mates. We made a breakfast stop at ...
... on visiting, has sucked us in, holding us here with the kindness of its people, its banging loud Salsa and Merengue music blaring on the highest volume setting possible in the taxis, jeeps and out on the streets, its coffee, its natural beauty and surprises around every corner and banana tree. We GOTTA get out of here before we never do!
... and that white covering is removed revealing the green bean.
*Only green beans are exported and roasting is done outside of the country for grade one beans. All grade two beans are roasted in Colombia, popping and smelling like popcorn during the process before turning the dark brown we know today.
I'm not sure how much was missed or inaccurate, but that's what I got out of it. The tour ...
... hurt like hell.
Back to the hotel where we checked out at 1pm and heading to the airport for our flight to Manizales.
What was a scheduled 3.50pm flight from Bogota ended up being a 4.45pm departure. We were on the plane from the scheduled time however taxied for close to an hour for some unknown reason. Our plane, a Fokker 50, sat 2 and 2 but was practically empty so it was time ...