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High Speed Internet in Ka$sa Guane Hostel

High Speed Internet in Hostel Kasa Guane

High speed internet has arrived at hostel Kasa Guane, Bucaramanga. It has taken us a while to sort it out but we now have high speed 10Meg internet for all our guests to enjoy! We understand that having a rapid internet connection really is important to a lot of travellers. Bucaramanga has traditionally had fast […]

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A Trip to La Mesa de Los Santos, Santander

On Sunday we took a trip to La Mesa de Los Santos, Santander, Colombia. We called the Colombia Paragliding van and set off in a group of 14 to check out what was going on at the Mercado Campesino (farmer’s market) on the road to the town of Los Santos.   The road runs along […]

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Golf Bucaramanga

Miniature Golf In Parque de la Flora Bucaramanga, Colombia

Kasa Guane had a great free afternoon out on Monday, playing Miniature Golf In Parque de la Flora, Bucaramanga.   There are 9 mini-golf holes dotted around the wilds of the best park in Bucaramanga, Colombia located on the Calle 56 with Kr 36. After seeing the holes every time we went down to the […]

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Volunteering in Colombia with Goals for Peace

Volunteering in Colombia with Goals for Peace Bucaramanga Thanks to Canal TRO for this programme about volunteering in Colombia at our project Goals for Peace, Bucaramanga.   Goals for Peace is a project we set up in October 2012 with the aim of using football training to develop the life skills and opportunities for a […]

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Llegaron Los Bohemios – Mercadillo Creativo

MERCADILLO CREATIVO  – LLEGARON LOS BOHEMIOS “EL Mercadillo es un espacio cultural en Bucaramanga, donde diseñadores, artistas y creativos dan a conocer su marca y ofrecen productos diferentes a todo lo que hay en el mercado, innovadores y de ediciones limitadas, rodeado de música, arte y buena vibra” Así  describen los organizadores a este evento […]

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Colombian Hostel Association Comes to Bucaramanga

The Colombian Hostel Association came and made Kasa Guane, Bucaramanga the proud hosts the bi- annual meeting of the Colombian Hostel Association from the 22nd – 25th of April.     The Colombian Hostel Association was started by some of the owners of the first backpacker’s hostels in Colombia. German from Hostel Platypuss, Bogota, Urs fron […]

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Where to eat lunch in Bucaramanga, Colombia

 In Bucaramanga, Colombia, Lunch (almuerzo) is the best value time of the day to eat. ‘Almuerzos Corrientes’ (Set lunches) are served between mid day and 2pm all over the city. Often people use this meal to fill up and have a smaller evening meal. They range in price (usually between $ 5,000 and $12,000) and […]

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Beer Tasting Bucaramanga

We have been selling Krug beer in the hostel for a while now and its always a nice change from the usual Pislen, Aguila or Club Colombia national beers. They do a range of flavours and strengths, Pilz (4.5%), Weizen (7%), Festival (7%), Cacoa (7%), Coffee (5%) and the mighty Bok at a serious 11%, […]

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Bucaramanga Breakfasts

Bucaramanga Breakfasts There are lots of options when it comes to finding a good breakfast in Bucaramanga, Colombia. You can get bags of freshly cut mango or pineapple for $1,000 every few hundred meters. If you’re feeling a bit more adventurous here are a few of our favorite places; Pan Baguette A great bakery and […]

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Giron A great day trip from Bucaramanga

Giron is a beautiful town 20 minute’s drive from Bucaramanga. It is one of the  10 patrimonial towns in Colombia and a popular spot with Colombians.   It is really easy to get to from Bucaramanga, either do it like a local and take a bus from the Carrera 33 which will cost $1,700 or […]

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