Hotel Estelar Oceania
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... nor had any intention of staying on illegally in their godforsaken country, they let me join the ranks of the Americans and Europeans catching their connecting flights. I was then told that my backpack had not made it on the plane to New York. I would have to make a claim for it when I arrived at my final destination. Happy days. Nevertheless, I successfully caught my next flight to Bogota, Colombia.
I arrived in sunny Bogota early on the ...
... flat. There were still a fair amount of people around, but I was expecting this place to be still going. With possibly the best burger Ive ever had in my life for about $2.50, me and some others managed to find a club offering free entry, were we spent a few hours before crashing at the hostel. Quite a good new year!
On the 1st of January, I had booked us a minibus transfer to Santa Marta, where I had jumped on Suzie plans to do the trek to Ciudad Perdida... the Lost City....
... shepherded into the shallow water. Without warning my "cleaner" proclaimed "NAKED CLEAN" and before I could protest whipped off my board shorts and took them away for washing, leaving me squatting in the shallow water trying to keep my modesty. After scrubbing my shorts she returned to me. After a little bit of second base and a finger or two in the ear, I was deemed to be clean enough and allowed to run away and and re-dress. Now all of the hands that touched us over ...
As I got off the plane, it was noticeably more Humid than Medellin, since it's on the coast facing the Gulf of Mexico (FYI: Best Surf Season: December-March) as I get in the taxi I notice the driver has a Colombian flag in the form if a hammock hanging from his rear view mirror. I notice there are more dark-skinned people here, the beaches range ...
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After lunch, we had several items to take care of in the room; several people came by to ask questions or get information. Shawna called and we arranged to meet in the lobby to go to the beach. As I was exiting our room, there I saw Esther in the area near the elevators and she said, "I was just looking for you." I invited her in. She had a couple things to discuss with us about ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet