Hotel Poblado Alejandria
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- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... First we visited Pablo's graveyard, the guides are very knowledgable and we literally went through everyone he's buried with, approving-yet religious mum, disapproving Dad, even his old bodyguard is buried with Pablo - talk about paranoid! Next we drove to a building Pablo owned that the rival Cali drug cartel blew up, it's probably deeply unfair to say this could have been any old **** hole in Colombia, but honestly it could've been. So we swiftly moved on to Pablo's old ...
... They call him "Juan del Bosque" (Juan of the Forest)... We had a wonderful 4 days, each day, a different group of his friends arrived, and we talked and went on walks in the woods, and cooked together. I got to ask the questions about Colombia I'd been wanting to ask: about typical foods, the status of women, poverty and the level of police corruption. I met a woman who had escaped from an abusive marriage. When I asked about domestic violence she told me ...
... menus and we both looked forward to our afternoon cocktails! So after the city we head to Salento, a small pueblito in the coffee growing region of Antioquia. Not a good sign when before the bus had left Medellin they handed out sick bags to all the passengers! But soon it made sense as the bus swung itself round bend after hairpin bend, up down, left right, Mum's face was a picture.....although I had to delete those pictures at her request! However, we did not vomit and the ...
... terrorist as he ordered for the death of many politicians even had a referee gunned down when one of his football teams he used to launder money through were defeated.
We visited the house of Roberto Escobar following a brief stop at Pablo's grave where Roberto showed some pictures, answered some pictures and posed for photos. We purchased a signed copy of his book, the proceeds of which go to the HIV foundation he started. He claims ...
... Dany, I found out, was actually born in Colombia but moved to Linden, NJ when she was young and grew up there. She came back to Colombia for college but is returning to the states in December for med school. She's very intelligent and we had a great time talking during the set breaks. After the show, I split from here and her friends and took a cab back to Estefa's place where I got some snacks and watched South Park until I passed ...