After a breakfast of bread and coffee at the
hotel-cum-youth hostel, we caught a taxi to the Colombian Consulate. We explained our predicament to the Consul and were given very prompt and cordial service. Come back at 3 p.m., we were told and you can collect
We spent some time in an internet office after
driving from place to place to find one.
Back at the consul, we waited until 4:30, paid $100
and headed off to the airport to prepare for the flight to Colombia.
Augusto, the local Rotax agent and keen microlight
pilot treated us to beers and a meal. We met quite a few of the local microlighters … all enthusiastic about our machines and our flight!