Life abroad in Colombia and El Salvador and thoughts about being "back" in the States
Sunday, March 01, 2009
I'd been to Salento and Valle de Cocora before, but this time it was much more enjoyable! It remains one of my favorite places in Colombia. Palmas de cera, the main attraction at Valle de Cocora One of many hummingbirds we saw at the Acaime Reserve
I'd been to Salento and Valle de Cocora before, but this time it was much more enjoyable!
Maria Elena's where we stayed. She also makes her own jams, which taste like jams are supposed to. It's nice to be reminded of how hospitable people are in the eje cafetero. We also met an older lady, Lia I think, who sold me a beautiful scarf, and who told us the story of how she had recently been reunited with the love of her life who she hadn't seen for forty some years.
Yum, river trout, even if it's farmed and not really native.