Hotel de la Ville
Travel Blogs from Bogota
... of different sweets comes with your bill. We devoured lots and lots of fantastic food (it was a bit hard to choose from the 60 page menu!) and had a great night partying with the very wealthy Bogotonians who live a very different life to the typical resident. Eager to work off some calories from our indulgent evening, we set of on the well recommended Bogota Bike Tour run by a wacky Californian. It was a 5 hour journey around the city including sights such as the Bull Ring (unused in ...
... this art form). He did attempt to convince us of the social commentary represented by some of the murals without teeth and big eyes, but outside of idolizing Eric Snowdon most of the messaging was quite tame given the less-than-understanding perspectives of local authorities (not sure a Columbian jail is where you want to earn your street paint cred). He really came at us with enthusiasm and his belief that he was bringing art to the masses, but it was hard not to see this ...
... feel like I haven't scratched the surface of Bogotá and the surrounding area. Infact I feel like I could stay in Colombia for a year and not be bored once so its a bit of a shame to be leaving and I almost feel guilty for not having done enough. That's not to say I haven't enjoyed what I have done, ive had some mad times in Bogotá and wish I could stay much, much longer.
P.S. photos will follow shortly I need to sleep now though so I will put them up tomorrow.
1700$ CO pesos from 435pm to 729am and from 5am to 859am
Carrera 37 No 24 - 67 BogotÃƒÂ¡
Take trasmilenio in the 26 Avenue and arrive the Ã‚Â·Ciudad universitaria" stop
I tried, and probably failed, to keep this entry palatable for the "normal" people, but there's still stuff to say about TransMilenio, so here's a little addendum for those of you who are interested, and my own record.
The formalised public transportation network also consists of green buses, which are free, and feed the BRT network, although there are no proper formalised interchanges for these buses, which use the regular road network and stop on the ...