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- Continental Breakfast
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- Free High-Speed Internet
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Travel Blogs from Leticia
... once more giving me the room upstairs which had almost its own private terrace. Happy back in Cali, I had arrived on a Friday and met Diana and we went straight out for 'la rumba'. Much to my surprise I hadn't forgotten everything I had learnt on the dance floor, but I did decided the that a couple more lessons might be a good idea! I saw a lot of Diana that week, we tried three times to go to the cinema to see a highly recommended Colombian film but poor planning and ...
... boat journey was long and I dreaded it as we all know I suffer from severe sea sickness. However I dosed up to the max and placed my sea sickness arm bands on and off we went down the Amazon river. It wasn't enjoyable, but we made it. The boat dropped us at Santa Rosa, the Peruvian side of this boarder as we had to get to the immigration office for our exit stamp to leave Peru. Due to high water season we had to get a small ...
... and beautiful lagoons, we saw pink and grey river Dolphins, lots of monkeys, fished for piranhas, swam in the Javarí as the sun set in the enormous sky. One night we spent in hammocks in the middle of the jungle beyond Atalaia in Brasil (where finally there was dry land). It was a hot, sweaty walk learning about just how many useful plants there are in every square metre of the jungle. We had a full moon that night and the bright white light pierced the canopy to give ...
... looking forward to the final leg of our time in South America.
Back in Leticia, we said goodbye to Ramiro who had been an amazing guide from who we learnt a lot. Not keen to blend back into civilisation just yet, we stayed 10kms out of town at a 'rainforest' lodge in a simple cabin, no WIFI and cold water. The sounds of the jungle were still around us, although somewhat spoilt by the echo of music down the road.
... three cabins and a basic kitchen/dinning room, based in primary high jungle. The best part for us was that we were the only guests. We met our English speaking guide Ramiro, and a second guide who was not English speaking named Avelardo. Avelardo was more of a tracker and navigator, belonging to the Yagus tribe local to the area we were staying. After lunch, we had an hour or so to relax and at this point, we were in complete tranquility. The only noises we could hear were ...