Hotel Estelar Altamira
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... in Armenia after a total of 6 hours travelling, mainly due to our bus driver overtaking at every possible half opportunity. It was four o'clock at this stage, just in time for the routine thunderstorm around these parts. People were very helpful at the bus station, various locals approached and guided us as we were hopelessly searching for the next bus to Salento. A scenic 45 minute journey through the coffee region followed and we arrived in the small town of ...
I set off for Salento with Nicola and Ian, a lovely Irish couple whom I met in Medellin. Salento is in El Eje Cafetero- ie the Coffee Region of Colombia. Depending who you ask, this region does not necessarily produce the best coffee in Colombia, more so is the region best set up for coffee tourism; according to some, the areas that grow the best coffee are those that aren't necessarily the safest to visit and so the Colombian government is promoting this area as a coffee region ...
In my last post I let the pictures do the talking. They do say a lot (1000 × 10 = 10000), in fact almost as much as I write for a more normal post. But what they say is purely... descriptive. It's not the thought-inspiring, introspective type of thing I like to aim for when I can. Sure, pictures of impoverished children and stuff can make you question your own life, but I just shared a bunch of pictures of mountains. If that helped you realize some profound truth, ...
... he likes all the wild birds coming around, so we sat and bird watched for a while. It was so relaxing, and exactly what we needed after that long walk.
We started our tour around 11am and he took us through the woods on his property and told us about a lot of the flora that is found in his woods. This isn’t a coffee plantation like I had previously thought, it is just a piece of land that a man owns that happens to have ...
... they said it should stop within the hour. So we set off on foot to town for some lunch before our coffee mission. I took my rain poncho as I didn't feel like getting cold. Luckily I did, the drizzle carried on all the way to town, so we both huddled under it. During lunch of grilled trout the rain seemed to stop for a little while, then a sudden clap of thunder and the skies opened up! It was an intense tropical downpour, we were stuck in the restaurant for what ...