Hot in Cartagena

The night bus to Cartagena took 13 1/2 hours, getting us in at 7:30am. It had the most leg room of any bus we’ve been on and even had a boys and a girls toilet which we thought was bliss (we all know that men struggle to pee in a stationary toilet, never mind on … More Hot in Cartagena

Walking in the Colombian Countryside – Villa de Leyva

Leaving Bogota we were up reasonably early and squeezed ourselves onto a micro to the bus terminal. Once again we got straight onto a bus about to depart to Tunja and since no one else had taken them we took the 2 seats up front with the driver, which was quite exciting but also somewhat … More Walking in the Colombian Countryside – Villa de Leyva

Beautiful Bogota

On leaving Ibague we got a cab to the bus terminal and discovered that our hotel was only up the road from it, so easily walkable – one of the disadvantages of not having a map of the place. We got straight onto a bus to Bogota that was about to leave and even got … More Beautiful Bogota