Travel Blogs from Kingston
... longest, because one guy in our group was a rasta from Chile and he wouldn't have let us to a quick one ;)
Gotta say, turned out to be the best decision we made. We were guided by a local rastaman with the name stoneman. He knew the people that lived in the area and we were generally accepted with a lot of curiosity. I believe not a lot of tourists wonder about in the area and they are just ...
... br> Finally met up with the other two travelling with me Richard and Sandeene, headed to immigration and headed upstairs waiting to board.
I called mom one last time when i was on the plane, she kept telling me how much she loves me, she even said "even though it seems i dont care about u today but i love you more than i love my self" awwwwwwwwwww right??? hahah it was touching but for those who thought i wud cry, i didnt.
Off to MIA
... Sydney or any modern city. The transport system, the Trans Milenio is like a tube but runs overground with bendy buses (we'd seen similar in Lima and Curitiba). We thought it an excellent way to get around but not so the local commuters, the day before we arrived there had been a big riot demanding upgrades to the system and now riot police were in evidence at every station.
Bogota proved to be both varied and interesting. We had just 3 days, the first was a ...
... just as we were about to insist that our legs were really coming undone at the seams and that we were actually going to die if we went any further…we stumbled across the peak!!!! Wooooo Hooo, hi 5’s all round, we were there! The wind was strong up there and nearly felt like sea spray blowing through the trees. It was super cloudy and we only got glimpses of blue sky, so unfortunately we couldn’t see to Cuba…or anything much.
At the peak ...
... were imbibing in the Restaurant & Brewery of the Moon River Brewing Company. It would have been rude to ignore them so we endeavoured to sample the local wares with me having a pint of Swamp Fox IPA at 7% ABV and a couple of pints of Captin’s Porter at a mere 6% ABV. A Moon River Whammy (prawns, bacon & cheese in a bap with fries) helped soak up the excess of liquid before getting a cab back to the ship. Pres Obama had positively gone by that time as there were ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet