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Sleeping In Cartagena

So I take my first walk out onto the mean streets of Cartagena in Colombia or the neighborhood of El Laguito to be exact.  Its a hot sunny day lots of tourists about mostly Colombian and I am heading in the direction of the beach making my way to Playa Hollywood.
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Cartagena Colombia

I wanted to take an extended vacation in January 2016, a long haul trip somewhere, but where?  After visiting Cuba the wrong time of year, what I was keen to do was that the climate be right for the time of year and destination, which usually means peak season!  A return to Thailand maybe?  A return to Gambia maybe?  Or somewhere new?  After much deliberation, toing and froing, I chose Cartagena in Colombia.
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