TripAdvisor Reviews Portobelo Junior San Andres Island
Travel Blogs from San Andres Island
... we packed up our bags, jumped in a taxi and headed to the airport. We got on the plane and to our surprise the first flight, which was only two hours to Bogota, has movies on the back of the seats! Peri watched turbo (yes the kids movie about the snail) and Aaron watched Jobs, the movie about Steve jobs. We landed in Bogota, had a 2 hour wait between flights before we got on another plane to Santa marta, on the Caribbean coast. (More photos to ...
... had a golf buggy and were heading back to to town, so we jumped in and hitchhiked our way back. Great day overall. 22nd - we had booked in for a morning tour back to the island of Acuario as we didn't get to see the reef and the fish. So we turned up at 9am, jumped on a boat and headed out to the island. This time we were smart enough and had bought our own bread with us so we had heaps. When we got to the island it was completely crowded with people but with bread in ...
... money. In a desperate state, I approached a nice-looking woman on her motor-scooter who was just hanging out on the side of the road.
I explained the situation to her. She said se sube! (get on!)
We rode to the city center, weaving through traffic. I hopped off the bike, printed my ticket, and we zipped back to the airport with only a few minutes to spare. I emptied my pockets of bills, telling her how nice she is and handing them over to her with a grateful grin on my face.
... island by a scandinavian bloke as we both waited unknowingly and uninformed for delayed buses in peru. who knew a fleeting chat would lead to the best stop of my trip. a real taste of paradise
They call it the sea of seven colours. mainly howeever, its just several delightful shades of bright blue. blendde perfectly with the bright white sandy beqches, palm trees and reggae culture. A forgottendot of caribbean. Strong ...
... I feel kind of stuck compared to other places where I can just jump on a bus and leave. - Oh well here now I guess.
Doing very little
One big positive was that I did indeed relax, well in a fashion anyway and spent a good amount of my stay just lying on the beach or swimming in the sea which was very nice and was kind of what I was after.
In saying that though I feel I have done very little in my six days here (although one day was spent ...