Monthly Archives: May 2011

Capurgana (Sean)

After a terrific boat ride from Turbo, we finally arrived at our destination called Capurgana. After getting off the boat we were taken to our hostel, which was about a ten minute walk away. Once at the hostel we dropped … Continue reading

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Friendly dogs (Braden)

We have met so many different dogs while we have been traveling. Most of them end up sleeping in our room. I’m always sad when we have to leave the dogs. The dogs are too. We just had to leave … Continue reading

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Speed Boating Turbo to Capurgana (Columbia)

Four hours sleep and free Columbian coffee at reception, we were awake and ready for the day! For once I didn’t have a headache from lack of sleep-a good start! David and I left the kids sleeping, and found the … Continue reading

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Doing it the hard way- a day to look back on and laugh! (Corinne)

Two taxis to the bus station at Santa Marta and we were once again hustled onto the next bus going to Cartagena before we knew it, and all by 8am. Air conditioned luxury! By 1.30 we were back at Cartagena’s … Continue reading

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Santa Marta Dreaming (Corinne)

After a nice air conditioned ride from Cartagena we arrived in Santa Marta. A young girl sitting beside me spoke up as we arrived on the outskirts of town and asked where we were staying in English. She called out … Continue reading

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The Dreamer Hostel In Santa Marta (Sean)

This is definitely one of the best spots yet!!! The pool, the internet, the TV, the games, the pool table, the bar and the competitions, it’s all great and so are the staffs which work there. Once we got there … Continue reading

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The Familia Hostel In Santa Marta (Sean)

When we stayed in hostel Familia, in the old town we came across many interesting things, such as, the Supermarket called “EXITO” ( Which has its own catchy song ), or if you go to Columbia be sure to eat … Continue reading

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The Tooth Monster(s) Who Had To Go! (Sean)

Medellin has been entertaining for us, markets, fat sculptures, metro train systems, gardens, Hostel Casa Blanca and then when things were just getting good for us, the second worst thing happened – the first worst thing would be us ending … Continue reading

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