Hotel Plaza Rosa
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... 30m from us, we had went too far... As we started walking toward it, it left! We started running after the bus as we did not want to be stranded there with the half dressed guys in this part of town. We caught up with the bus on his next stop and got in with our integrato ticket. The driver spoke to Gen in Spanish and then Gen looked at me and said take out your money. I did nothing as I did not understand why we needed money as we had tickets and did not ...
... about the 10th person to arrive. The fast riders were camped in a wet field across the highway, but I found out we could camp on the asphalt. I was beginning to put up the tent cause I knew Dan would be tired, when these people cleared everything out of one of their little rooms, mopped the very nice tiled floors and let four of us squeeze or tents in. Then later as t began to rain, they let people just lay down their mats and bags in the other 2 little rooms where they ...
... as well as giving us a deep insight into what life was like in Medellin 20 years ago and how things have changed for the better in the last 10 years or so. This tour is defintely worth doing if you visit Medellin. We went back to our hostel to have a very very quick bite to eat (literally college style dinner - pot noodles, bread, crips and youghurt!) before we got a taxi to the bus station. Our taxi driver was very fussy about us not closing the doors too hard but he himself ...
... often the part that most people find more intriguing. One of the myths I had thought true was proved false, I had heard that by some in Medellin that Pablo Escobar was considered a kind of Robin Hood and therefore he had a lot of supporters. This is untrue and in fact I have spoken to other Paisas (people from Medellin) and the only reason Pablo built schools and helped poor families is if they voted for the politicians he wanted in power. If not communities suffered his wrath too. ...
- motorbikes are everywhere, and most of them are Suzuki Pulsars. Someone made one hell of a business deal there.
- black hair, blond streaks; from behind, most paesa girls look identidal.
- in Medellin, cosmetic surgery is as common and untaboo as wearing make-up in Europe, and sometimes as inconspicuous as wearing make-up in Burlesque.
- even a Scot would come here and think ...