La Passion Hotel Lounge
Travel Blogs from Cartagena
... this hot isn't ideal for wandering. We went back and had to rest up again before finding a place to watch the Colombia vs. Brazil game. We were hoping to watch in some sort of plaza with a lot of people, but people told us all different directions of where to find it and we never did (and I'm not actually sure there was one central place; it seemed like everyone was watching in bars. So once again we were stuck wandering around trying ...
... its funny now but at the time it was such a stress and ordeal, was trying to find a small padlock (for our lockers in the hostel)!!! You can imagine trying to describe a padlock in sign language!! Not a lot of fun! Looking back now we're able to laugh, but at the time, we had just arrived, didn't know the area and we were walking through what we thought were dangerous streets with dangerous people, not speaking a word of their native tongue! It was ...
... as sexy as they sound.
The neighbourhood we are in is actually narrow peninsula called El Laguito (The Little Lake) in honour of the small, fetid lake on the far side of the peninsula from us (all of one block over). Laguito mainly consists of one long street full of vaguely depressing hotels and apartment blocks that look like they would be a perfect fit for a Mexican beach town in 1985. The beach below our window, however, is endlessly fascinating. ...
... that all world scriptures are immensely meaningful guides for the human soul, but too many people never get beyond the pointer.) Although I'm no Biblical scholar, I know the Bible has been corrupted by theologians, rabbis, priests and copyists throughout the last few millennia and that what we have today is a book littered with omissions, interpolations, errors and mistranslations that has been mauled by those claiming to interpret it with the blessing ...
... which we both agreed resembled the streets of Paraty in Brazil a lot. As always, the night bus had left us pretty tired so apart from a trip to the supermarket, the afternoon passed with little to report. Before dinner, we went for a walk along the castle walls that over look the Caribbean Sea. We got a spectacular view of the sunsetting over ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center