Tagged: Colombia

How I Change Plans to Live in the Moment

  “In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.” ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower Never before have I realized the extent of that statement until I hit...

Exotic Fruits of Colombia

Fruit juices are plentiful in Colombia. I love going to restaurants with a set lunch menu in Colombia because they always include (in this order): soup; fruit juice; plate of rice, salad, protein; and...

Traveling: I Love You, I Love You Not

Sometimes I really hate traveling. Traveling is not always glamorous.  My first day in Bogota was spent trying to get used to the 2600 meter altitude change.  My second day in Bogota was spent...

Exhausted and Happy in Cartagena

I arrived in Cartagena exhausted.  Over the past two weeks, we had stayed in El Tunco, Granada, San Jose, and Panama City. I felt like I had just sprinted through Central America. It was...