- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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For the flight we had payed $1,515. The flight was over night so we had ate on the plane, then gone to the hotel. For the hotel we had stayed at city lights hostel, for 48.88 BRL ($15) a night. For food for a couple of days we got a loaf of bread for BRL $2.77 which is 0.85 of a USD. Also A dozen of eggs for BRL $7 which is 2.14 USD. The total for all this is $1,534.
... Peter Claver. This church also holds the relics of St Peter Claver, including his skull in the altar.We moved from the church, and headed up on foot toward the main square, where we entered the Las Bovedas Artisan Centre, which I uses the most gory secrets of the Spanish Inquisition, including replicas of the instruments of torture used against heretics or those who would not convert to the Catholic religion. It was confronting to see the types ...
... he seemed a little hesitant for us to stay there saying that that area of town was a little shady and even suggested the very hotel we had booked, may be a stop off for locals to have a 'quicky' and that we really shouldn't go out after 7pm... Perfect. Just the type of seedy place we wanted! When we arrived in Armenia, he stopped to ask directions. A reasonable shifty looking character gave him the correct information and when he ...
... br> That evening we discover the local drinking 'sport', Tejo, whereby you have to throw at a distance a metal pellet at a square of clay with a metal ring in the middle on which are placed four triangles of gunpowder. Obviously. In 2 teams, the aim is to get the most points and be the first to get to 15, 21, whatever the Colombian running the game decides. If you hit a triangle of gunpowder and it explodes, you get 3 points. 5 points ...
... is near Cocora National Park which is famous for the worlds highest wax palm trees and they are only found in Colombia. There are various hikes that you can do around the park, I did the shortest at 4hrs but you can multi day ones which take you up to the snow peaks and is for the experienced. Err yeah ill pass on that one thanks.
I passed on the coffee tours they offer as I've done a couple previously in other countries but ...