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Cartagena, Cartagena!

Following Santa Marta, we took the bus to Cartagena. This time we actually went to a legitimate bus station, knowing only that the bus to Cartagena departed every hour and that tickets could be purchased on board for 21.000 COP ($10.50 USD) As soon as we arrived, we were whisked onto a waiting bus, and […]

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Tayrona National Park, Part 3: Final hike and the trip back to Santa Marta

As much as I would have liked to stay in El Cabo forever, we had to make our way out of the park before sunset.  I definitely didn’t want to get lost in the woods in the dark! So we began the hike back to the entrance. It probably took us 3-4 hours in total. […]

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