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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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World Trip 2019: Day 7 – Medellín and Guatapé, Colombia

Friday 16 August 2019. Highlights: Replica town Peñol de Guatapé, Rock of Guatapé, Guatapé zocalos, tuk-tuk ride. Today was a full free day from the tour so the group split and did there own thing. Seven of us selected a … Continue reading

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World Trip 2019: Day 5 – Salento to Medellín, Colombia

Wednesday 14 August 2019. Highlights: Long countryside private bus ride, a quiet beer in Medellín Today was a repositioning day to get from Salento to Medellín. That meant leaving our hotel in Salento at 7 am and attempting to get … Continue reading

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World Trip 2019: Day 4 – Armenia, Colombia

Monday 12 August 2019. Highlights: Recuca Coffee Farm, Mi Monaco Farm Visit Today started with nice included breakfast at the beautiful Mi Monaco Estate. The sun shining and the excellent company of the group over breakfast was an ideal start … Continue reading

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World Trip 2019: Day 3 – Bogotá to Armenia, Colombia

Sunday 11 August 2019. Highlights: Paloquemao Market, Hostal Mi Monaco The trip begins today. My tour group picked me up from last night’s ’emergency’ accommodation at the Hotel Dann on the way to our first event a visit to the … Continue reading

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Flight Review – AV9841 Bogotá to Armenia, Colombia

Avianca Gate: 71 Seat: 28B (Middle) Plane: A320-100 Boarded: 12.38 Pushback: 13.00 Departed: 13.11 (Scheduled 13.05) Arrived: 13.47 (Scheduled 14.08) Duration: 36 minutes Distance: 183 kms This was the first of two flights included with the G Adventures Classic Colombia … Continue reading

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World Trip 2019: Day 2 – Dallas to Bogotá, Colombia

Saturday 10 August 2019. Highlights: No transit driver and initially no hotel room, finally arriving in Colombia! Most of the night I found myself waking up every time I moved during my sleep due to a sore neck which was … Continue reading

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