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As Zoe says, we will be taking a little plane, a medium plane, and then a BIG plane on our way to Manchester, England. The girls are super excited. We've outlined what we'll be doing & seeing in London in a fortnight. Friends we need to see have been contacted and plans are coming ...
... making decisions.
Panama City and Cartagena should be sweltering, near the 90s. But Manizales gets a lot of rain. Bogota is not like Wisconsin, but it gets cool at night. I'm not going to wear shorts when hiking Nevado del Ruiz, and I'm not going to wear my hiking boots on the beach.
I know it will all be good, and somehow, someway, I will manage to pack what I need.
But in the meantime, I will do it kicking and screaming.
... a guide or do this via horseback, but it should take most of the day. Somewhere in here I will try to catch a coffee tour at a finca/farm and play "tejo" at the local watering hole. Salento is also known for trucha/trout.
Sunday, April 13:
Catch a bus to Pereira, and another short bus to the city of Manizales (mon-i-sal-es), pop 300K. Staying with a nice couple through airbnb. The dad speaks a little English, but the mom does ...
Being slightly adventurous on this trip and flying with Spirit Airlines. They have super low fares and how bad can a 2 hour flight be? We shall see!
April 16th - Depart O'Hare @7:00 AM via Spirit flight 843
Arrive Myrtle Beach, SC @10:01 AM
A short 1-1/2 hour drive south will get me to Charleston!
I will ...
... mountains and your ears pop like crazy.
-The police drive with their lights on all the time and if they need to pull you over they will radio you down.
-There are state polls where you pay fees and could have your car searched if need be.
-A lot of fresh food!
-All kinds of vehicles, but all stick shift.
-People riding in the back of truck beds.
-All the men do their hair real ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet