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Travel Blogs from Cartagena
... seduced by the so-called bliss of ignorance and the mindless veneration of rulers?
"If we consider what happens in our body from the point of view of the archetypes, we see that the vocation of our body is to restructure itself perpetually. We have a thousand billion cells in our body. At each moment they are constantly dying and being constantly renewed by our body. The body is a living structure because it is continually dying and being ...
... and sometimes vocal audiences, late authors, a variety of languages, fewer publishers but other people or organisations taking their place (agents, British Council, etc). Not only did it show people appreciate debate, discussion and good books all over the world but reminded me of the power of words. "Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them." Nathaniel ...
... I mean, it would seem more appropriate to be looking for the Emerald of the Amazon, in Cartagena, wouldn't it? After all, the Nile is on a different continent, the last time I checked. Oh boy, I am so confused. By the way, it is really hot in Cartagena. Of course, it is on the Southern side of the Mar de Caribe (car-ee-bay), Carribean Sea. But, this means, we get to wear Summer clothes, and watch the TV news which is broadcasting a lot of footage of cold weather in ...
... on the water.
Anyone who has seen Romancing the Stone knows that fort.
There were two heroes for Columbia. Bolivia and Verona. There are statues for these two men throughout the city.
The city of Cartagena has several million people so it did have some traffic, but not bad.
Often you find people in bright costumes that want you to take photos, For a price.
We really enjoyed this ...
... in the net of time.
We arrived at the far point of the mangroves after about 30 minutes. From there we had a great view of Cartagena and a beach all to ourselves. We were offered fish for lunch, and though it was very pricey we accepted. The man brought out a tray of fish from which we chose our lunch. The whole fried fish came with coconut rice, salad, and plantain and it was delish! However, when the bill came we were surprised with a "cabana" charge-- for sitting ...
Other places to stay in Cartagena
Calle el Santisimo No 8-19, Cartagena | Ranchfrom $118