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... Colombia's James Rodriquez up and down the park in their previous game and not allowing him to play his game.
Shortly before sunset, we walked to neighborhood of Chipre which has beautiful views over the valley of Risaralda and Cauca. It is the most visited by tourists in Manizales and the locals. Unfortunately there was too much cloud for a sunset but it was still nice views.
... enjoyed the best menu del dia (lunch special) in Colombia. Menu del dia is an amazing deal, typically $3-4 and consists of a huge bowl of soup followed by a fat plate of rice, plantains, salad, and some sort of meat, accompanied by juice. Almost every restaurant in Colombia has menu del dia, you just have to know to ask.
... and unless you want to hike up the hill, you have to take the ski lift up. I'm pretty used to not understanding most of the Spanish only tours so I went along. I was a bit apprehensive about the ski lift, but once I saw the beautiful views and of course the random ostrich staring at the lift, I whipped out my camera and forgot about not liking heights. We were greeted with cups of coffee and an array of inactivating beautiful humming birds. My mind took me ...
... 8217;s headphones to listen with her to her Ipod music line-up, or pretending to throw her bag of chips out the window, or singing Salsa tunes to her but changing the lyrics to include "Noa." Ari was fast asleep for much of the ride thanks to the Dramamine he takes to avoid motion sickness. I wished I had taken some on this particular trip, but cannot afford to be that sleepy! Ari’s sleepy head kept falling over onto
Noa during the ride, so I switched places ...
... a population of 50,000 people and is built on mountains.
Unfortunately for us the clouds had come over and our view of the volcano was impossible so the layers of mountains had to do. We visited the cathedrals then went for a ride on the cable car which gave us 360 degree views of Manizales.
We got back to the hotel and had an evening dip in the pool and spa before dinner on our last night in ...