Hotel Porton Medellin
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After a lazy morning enjoying life on the edge of a crater we checked out and requested a taxi to the airport. Thankfully we still had access to our room until our taxi arrived, as it took an hour and a few checks before the "taxi" actually arrived. It was again, we suspect, a friend of the owners who took us in his ute, via picking up his kids …
Day 9: Primer dia de trabajo
Morning routine (last 3 days anyway): Eat as much for breakfast as i can in 30-40 minutes. Gather my **** and meet Collin and Bobby at the back gate to walk to school together.
Go to class from 10-12, then explore or dick around.
Today I had to head back home after class to meet Monica, a coordinator for Intern Group, at my apt by 12:30. Got home at 12:15, ate as fast as I ...
... be a taxi driver, all she was doing was trying to get a tip out of us for trying to carry our bags to the taxi, so we had to give her and some guy 1000 pesos each for something which we didn't ask for their help. You have to watch our for things like this here, as it looks like they are trying to help you, when really, they are just after your money. When we got in the taxi, we gave the driver the address of Casa Kiwi and asked him to take us there, he wasn't too sure where it ...
... the top of the mountain and the massive Parque Arví. On the way down, we got out at a random neighborhood to walk around and ended up getting Mike a haircut and a beard trim that made him look like dog the bounty hunter. While Mike was making small talk with his trendy Colombian hairdresser, Abby sat outside chatting with a group of young girls. Yet another reason to listen to warnings to be careful, but check them out safely to decide for yourself. We both had ...
... dish, however all the restaurants are cozy and wonderful, besides its chefs are experts and really good.
My favorite part!
When we finished eating, we decided to go a good place to taste some desserts because the desserts are one of the great gastronomic traditions. So we went ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service