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Jan 7, 2017 - Colombia – Marsella, Risaralda

Buenos Dias all. It has been a lovely, leisurely three days and therefore not too much to write. The town of Marsella is a gorgeous colonial town which is very quiet until the sun goes down. At that time, the people flock to the central plaza, the conversation (and drinks) flow and the music & laughter go WAY up. Today, Monday, is still a holiday so it has been fiesta time for the local people and they are taken full advantage! On Saturday night we spent several hours in the Plaza to see what it was all about and lasted until about 10pm....

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Jan 6, 2017 - Colombia – Hacienda Venecia to Marsella

Buenos Dias. Another glorious day in Colombia. The clouds have disappeared and the sun is shining. Following breakfast we say our good byes to our new friends, the staff – Monica (Moni as she likes to be called), Marta, Lenora, Antonio, Guillermo, and Juan Pablo, and pay our bill. Rather sad to leave this gorgeous valley, but we will be back! Guillermo, our transfer driver is taking us to Marsella, saves about an hour in time by bus. The views were spectacular and we wound, ascended and descended green lush hills. What heavenly countryside....

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