Finally I found a city in Colombia, South America that I’ve really come to enjoy. It kind of reminds me of Antigua, Guatemala. You can find some cheap hotels to stay in if you walk a couple blocks from the main tourist area. The people are super friendly and you can eat here pretty cheap … Continue reading Popayan, Colombia
I spent the night here and hit the road the next day to Popayan, Colombia. First I checked out a couple hostels that seemed to be in a boring location. Then I caught cab to downtown and found it rather pleasant and the people friendly. I stayed in the hotel Avenida. Make sure you go … Continue reading Manizales, Colombia
Price: $1.00 USD to top (not sure on extreme package $3.00 USD?) I thought this was a good idea in Manizales, Colombia. They made an ordinary water tower into money making venture. They charge one dollar to go to the top. Plus they have an extreme package (not sure on price) where you can put … Continue reading Water tower observation deck (Manizales)
I was trying to capture the feel of Medellin, Colombia and I did not quite pull it off in this video. But this gives you a glimpse (mostly from above) of the outskirts of town in a typical barrio. The center of the city is mostly modern buildings. Medellin feels like Atlanta, Georgia to me. … Continue reading Medellin, Colombia
"Better a grave in Colombia than a jail cell in the United States."