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World Trip 219: Day 13 – Tayrona, Colombia

Friday 23 August 2019. Highlights: Tayrona National Park Hike Easily the hardest physical day on the tour we had a full day hiking in the Tayrona National Park leaving the hotel at 8 am and returning around 3.30 pm. The … Continue reading

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World Trip 219: Day 12 – Taganga to Tayrona, Colombia

Thursday 22 August 2019 Highlights: Easy Day at Taganga Beach, relaxing at pool Today was a very easy day hanging around Taganga, mostly on the beach.

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World Trip 219: Day 11 – Minca to Taganga, Colombia

Wednesday 21 August 2019. Highlights: La Victoria Coffee Farm visit, Pozo Azul Waterfall, and intense topical rain A leisurely morning allowing for us to sleep in as long as we had breakfast by 9 am and how bags were ready … Continue reading

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World Trip 2019: Day 10 – Cartagena to Minca, Colombia

Tuesday 20 August 2019. Highlights: 4 Wheel Drive Experience, Marinka Waterfall, Casa Elemento (Largest hammock in the world) Today was our last long drive of the tour clocking in at 5 hours as we end the home straight. I took … Continue reading

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World Trip 2019: Day 9 – Cartagena, Colombia

Monday 19 August 2019 Highlights: Castillo San Felipe de Barajas (Fortress), The Mercado de Bazurto (local market), Calle Agnosto (alley of umbrellas), Gestsemani street art, San Pedro Claver Church, Cartagena Cathedral The first full day of the second week of … Continue reading

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World Trip 2019: Day 8 – Cartagena, Colombia

Sunday 18 August 2019. Highlights: Islas del Rosario National Park – Isla Bella Today was a day of relaxing on a topical island. I have selected an optional visit to Isla Bella in the Islas del Rosario National Park at … Continue reading

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World Trip 2019: Day 7 – Medellín to Cartagena, Colombia

Saturday 17 August 2019 Highlights: Lost or stolen wallet, farewell dinner Today was one of those days you remember for the wrong reasons. While leaving Medellín sometime between exiting our private bus and checking in my bag for the 9.53 … Continue reading

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