Hostal Aventureros de la Candelaria
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This is it could almost gain a top spot for best city in south america!!
This city knocks socks off anyplace weve been or seen city wise for some time sure with the touristy rose tinted glass's on in La Candelaria area its bound to be quite nice right? wrong its so much better than nice its the type of city you feel like sprawing out in …
... or restaurants. I flushed the toilet, and it kept on flushing. It sounded like a fire hose. I wiggled the handle, but nothing happened, but it was leaking around the handle. There were no other moving parts to do anything. I thought I could call maintenance, but Scott was still sleeping and I was in my PJ's.
I decided to rest a little while longer despite the flushing toilet. Then I decided to shower. By the time I was done ...
... and Lulo juice to drink. For dessert, they had flan and a corn pudding which is boiled in corn husks. It was way more than I could eat, but I tried everything.
After we ate, we walked to the pool. To get there we had to walk down a very steep hill. It wasn't so bad going down, but going up was a little more challenging. The family that had the pool actually had two cement pools. One was about the size of a small hotel pool; ...
... us nearly two hours to get home because we forgot it would be rush hour. Let me just say this was like no other rush hour anywhere. To say the platforms and buses were crowded would be a gross understatement. We were packed so tightly you couldn't fall over backward if you wanted to. We missed a transfer but eventually found our way. Upon exiting we were nearly crushed in a throng of people trying to exit the platform for like 15 minutes. As we tried to exit, ...
... as our flight to Santa Marta leaves early in the morning, but I was a little unsure about where to position myself for the night when alone, so I wandered around the arrivals/departures area for a while until it became apparent I was making the security guys nervous, so I say in arrivals to people watch for a few hours. I thought I would be able to stay awake until the girls arrived but after 2 hours I was stiff, bored and freezing from the cold Bogota night ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility