Hotel Nueva Granada
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... very beautiful! Finally we had found a good beach! The sad part was that after we ate our sandwiches and changed into bathing suits, we only had about 30 minutes to swim since we had to catch the night bus to Medellin that night. We thoroughly enjoyed our 30 minutes though, and then we headed back to the trail. This time we decided to ride horses back to save us some time. The horse ride was nice (and they rode on a different, shadier trail), although I'm not ...
... another organization in a longer period. I wish to come back to Minca and be part of its development.
I learnt so much with the Colombians families. It is a really good occasion to discover how they live, how they work, what they think about foreigners, what they have been through with all the violence within the country...How they perceive us and how little time they spent time to think about their future....They love to procrastinate!!!!
... music. Funny, they put our music but all the lyrics are changed for Spanish. I tried the 2 Colombians beers called " Club Colombia" and "Aguila". I first ordered a juice but she asked me to try their beers, I guessed we were with her friends so let's make it social. I did not like it, no flavour and way to soft 4.7 % Funny story that night. A ordered a coke and the waitress told me that they don't sell American international product. I ...
... I miss my daughter. I miss my kitchen.
There is so much we take for granted in the United States. Simple basics like paved roads and clean water. Sidewalks without huge holes in them, reasonable safety considerations for workers (you would not believe the “construction” sites we have seen). And I’m not just talking about small towns like Taganga, but major cities like Cartagena, Rio, and the like. ...
... If you doubt the power of your own mind, just consider the placebo effect. And can anyone doubt the unlimited cosmic power of the human heart, especially when it unites with another, generating the magic of love? Is anything more inspiring or contagious than love?
Man know thyself; then thou shalt know the Universe and God. - Pythagoras
As bees suck nectar from many a flower
And make their honey one, so that no drop
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet