Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta - Part 2
Posted on June 8, 2015
In the morning everyone got up and lounged around. Mostly talking, about what, I couldn't tell. We planned to go up to the top of the mountain, but took a while to get everyone loaded into the vehicles and on the trail. The trail was fairly easy with a fe...
Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta - Part 1
Posted on June 1, 2015
After my return to Barranquilla, Hernando and some of his friends were planning a trip to Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. Which, as you may have guessed, is near Santa Marta. Hernando getting some salsa at a mountain shop. Powering up roof ...
Santa Marta, Colombia
Posted on January 28, 2015
Hernando, Sophie and myself headed back to Barranquilla in the morning. Then I turned around and headed to Santa Marta at noon on a shuttle service that picked me up from Hernando's shop. Ended up staying at a hostel in the down town area. Not many pe...
Old City Cartagena - Part 2
Posted on January 26, 2015
Leaving the beach we headed back to the boat. Hernando still wasn't feeling that great and wanted to sleep a bit. So he dropped me off back at the old city so I could see everything in the day. I strolled around town popping into a few shops that were ope...
Fortress - Castillo San Felipe de Barajas
Posted on January 23, 2015
Today was a late start. We didn't crawl out of bed till 10 AM. Hernando had a bit of a hang over and didn't feel up to taking the boat out. So we watched a movie, then headed over to Castillo San Felipe de Barajas, a fort in Cartagena. We walked all o...