Legend of the Phoenix

Legend of the Phoenix

By JD There is a legend that long ago a priest was sitting on the top of “The rock of two heads” as it was called in the 1800’s by the Indians. This rock is in the valley of Marial and at the time this priest was serving in a small town called Peñal....
Colombian countryside

Colombian countryside

By JD Now that we’ve had some great experiences in the city were ready to put on our hiking boots and head out to the country. About one hour south of the city we find ourselves at an all natural retreat called ‘Manantial Infinity.” Most of the...
LET’S EAT!

LET’S EAT!

Brutal By JD  After an amazing night of dancing and festivities one would think that the city would simply rest on its laurels and state ‘mission accomplished.’ The city was not done with us yet. Next we found a chic, romantic restaurant that...
LET’S EAT!

LET’S EAT!

La Chagra By JD “THERE IS NO MORE DYNAMIC WAY OF DOING CULTURE THAN THROUGH THE FLAVORS THAT REPRESENT IT. OUR PHILOSOPHY IS TO PUBLICIZE THE GASTRONOMIC RICHES OF THE AMAZON REGION.” And with that our 3-hour- 16 course adventure begins at the high end,...
LET’S EAT!

LET’S EAT!

Andres Medillin By JD  Sometimes in life you go out looking for the party,  and sometimes the party just finds you. We were out in the evening exploring the city when we stumbled upon this place that looked like it had ‘FunCity’ written all over it.  How...
LET’S EAT!

LET’S EAT!

La Provincia By JD Feeling extremely excited by all of the progress  the city has made, as well as ravenously hungry from hours of traveling we decided to try out a high end restaurant in the city named “La Provincia.”  The elegant décor was not only warm...