Posada La Casona de Margot

Av 4 inbetween calle 15 and 16 , Merida, Andes, Venezuela | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Merida

11. Mérida - the coldest city in Venezuela

A travel blog entry by kesvic2013

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... since he was small and has even discovered new subspecies which have been officially named after him/his grandfather. He promised us some good specimens in the forest and we weren't disappointed. We saw ones with bright blue shiny wings and Alan even caught them for us to look up close (if you hold them correctly you don't harm them). There was also one with markings that looked like owl eyes and a snake's head complete with scales to ward off predators. As well, we saw ...

The middle of nowhere

A travel blog entry by calvinandhobbes

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... to struggle. Now, Pedro has to walk eight hours just to get to the nearest town and back to buy food. Which is why we were supposed to bring our own food. Oops. No one told us that.
Pedro was a nice guy. He fed us spaghetti with sauce, the last of his meat he pulled (already cooked) from the cabinet, the last of his brownies from his birthday, and delicious cold mountain water from the tap. It was pouring rain outside and freezing, and ...

Day 3

A travel blog entry by tomascollins

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... his English and was teaching me some words in Spanish from the front seat.

"Truck is Camioneta"... then I repeat.

Darkness closes in fast and early (6pm) in this part of the world. maybe its the mountains; or the clouds, and its cooler than the rest of Venezuela because of the topography too; the city is wrapped in a cocoon of forest covered mountains. A busy city of 250,000 but a safe one, I'm told. The deafening roar of young men on powerful motorbikes ...

Living the good life

A travel blog entry by ellieberg

... and vaccination measures. Good thing I already got my vaccine in the U.S. :) But the classes I'm taking are Environmental Ecology, Vegetative Ecology, and Plant Ecophysiology. My profesor for Environmental is suuuuuper great! He really knows his stuff and I really like the outline of the class. The best part is that for each class we will have an extended field trip at the end of the semester. One is to Los Llanos and the others are still TBA. ...

Venezuela

A travel blog entry by pimpc

... of Canaima as the next jumping off spot for The Falls. I was ecstatic to be on a 4 seat plane that usually dominates the plane crash headlines, but the dude behind me puking the whole time obviously felt much more passionate about it. The view was stunning, and we obviously made it there safely.
The town itself was really cool. There was a beach with sand on a river, and massive waterfalls in your view. I’d never seen anything like it. We then headed on a 100 km, 3 ...

Location

This hotel, located on Av 4 inbetween calle 15 and 16 , Merida, is near Chorros de Milla Zoo, Plaza Bolívar (Merida), Parque Beethoven, and Museum of Science and Technology.
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