Richmond Imperial Suites
Travel Blogs from Bogota
... We then watched the end of the game in a café where we had a late lunch and listened to the loud squeals of the staff and patrons each time Uruguay came close to the Columbian goal. We left straight after full time and noticed the shop keepers closing up and putting up security bars in anticipation of the crowd so we decided it probably was a good idea to head back to our hotel. We headed out to a nearby take away salad ...
... on their brakes.. and on a sunny day they are incredibly hot when full.
We headed for barrio Chapinero, a store there has tickets for sale. We are not sure of the exact address but eventually find it.. wrestling with a cashpoint to give me some money, on the way. I need to find out the withdrawal limits for each cashpoint so as to not pay through the nose in charges! We purchase the tickets and decide to go for a walk.
... There are several supermarkets very close by to shop at regularly. And we are loving the different fruits. Max had guanabana/lychee juice today -- freaking awesome!
But because it was a light day, I came up with five more Things I Didn't Know About Bogota (And I Bet You Didn't Either) ....
1. I guess we knew that Bogota had different levels of security than we are used to in North America -- but it is way more ...
... they could help me or pray for me. Yep, it's good to be back.
I'm off to write lesson plans so I can go to bed at a decent hour (am I an adult or what?), but I'll leave you with the sixth grade class verse for 2013-2014:
"Before I started to put you together in your mother, I knew you. Before you were born, I set you apart as holy. I chose you to speak to the nations for Me." Jeremiah 1:5
... into town, and a few hours later, an hour and a half back. We sat in TGI Friday´s. I had a cup of tea they brought with lukewarm water. I explained that a cup of tea has to be scalding hot, and sent it back for another. They brought me a hotter one, with warm milk...usually I would protest but it did keep it hot for a bit longer so I didn´t. Eventually I got my plane ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center