Hotel Poblado Plaza
Travel Blogs from Medellin
... if you are ever in Medellin you should definitely do it. It was four hours long, mostly in downtown with Pablo who was very enthusiastic about the democratic architecture, what it means to be a paisa (someone from Medellin) and explaining about Colombia and Medellin's recent history a lot of which was violent and tragic but the recent improvements too. Back at hostel Hayley F, Tibaud and I ended up joining in this guy Alex's birthday celebrations on the patio ...
... shocked. I just shrugged and said, that we had been speaking earlier and he is now my BFF. Then I told them why. They all had a good laugh, at my expense, of course. Medellin climate is perfect. It is very European in nature. The people are the least friendly we have run into so far. Lots of young American 20 somethings, here. They appear to be University students. It is a very loud city. The traffic is a bit more controlled, though. Now for hour history lesson. Many Jews came ...
Sunday was a long, long day. We got up at 5 AM, so that we could catch the airport shuttle at 6 AM. We ate a banana for breakfast which we had gotten the night before on the snack bar. The airport is close by which is nice for early morning flights. We did not have to wait in line very long to get checked in.
We stopped in the airport to get something to drink and eat. I was able to get a delicious breakfast sandwich--a hoagie bun with ...
... the road as people stared at me more oddly than usual.I've been walking up and down Av Las Vegas for months now and knew that there was an animal hospital about 5 blocks down. "Just need to make it 5 blocks without something going wrong with this bird." About 3 blocks in the bird flapped out of my hand back onto the road.****!I hesitated for a second because cars, buses and motorcycles barrel down this road. Decided to go for it because seeing this bird get run over right in front ...
... in her 50s or 60s. At that point, I was feeling confident that we had made the exact right decision, to pull our kids out of school, and bring them with us to this lively, fascinating, colorful, contradictory world, the likes of which could never be taught to them at Colfax Elementary School, or any school for that matter. Ari was particularly blown away by the day, and we all knew that the education they all had received in one morning was ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service