Wednesday, 26 May 2010

The Iguana Map

We are in the process of creating map with the most important places to visit, the best restaurants to eat and funkiest places to party. If you don´t have a printed map yet ask in the hostel.

1. Iguana Hostel


6. 16. 40. 41. ATM
24. Internet and International Calls
26. MIO bus station
27. Dentist Ortofami
35. Bus Terminal
36. Minibuses to the South
38. Deprisa postal service
42. 43. Hospital
47. FedEx Express


3. Alicante Budget Almuerzo
4. Pampero Argentinian Restaurant
9. Bakery and Colombian Budget Almuerzo
10. Juan Valdez Colombian Cafe
11. Italian Restaurant
16. Comida Rapida Fast Food
21. Mexican Restaurant
23. Chocolatelatino
25. El Hornito Fast Food
30. Pizza el Paso
31. Fruit Salad Bar El Barraquito
37. Crepes and Waffles
42. Street Breakfast Eggs & Arepa
45. Asian Fusion Restaurant
46. Colombian Empanadas
52. Caffee Oma


14. Viejo Barril Crossover
17. Zaperocco Salsa Club
18. La Fuente Salsa Club
19. Douglas Crossover Bar Club
20. Cascada Crissover Disco
44. Las Brisas Crossover


2. Mini Shop
5. Italian Bakery
8. Pharmacy 24hr
12. Mini Fruit Market
29. Supermarket Olimpica
39. IT shopping center
50. Street market
51. Artcraft

Art, Sightseeing and Relax

13. Lugar a Dudas Art Gallery
22. Gym
28. The Pool Club
32. Ermita Church
48. Teatro Jorge Isaacs
49. Plaz de Cayzedo
53. Casa Proartes
      Teatro Municipal
      Museo de Oro
      Centro Cultural

Monday, 10 May 2010

Galeria Alameda - colorful day in Cali

 - Galeria Alameda is one of my favorite place in Cali with the great variety of traditional colombian seafood dishes, lively people and colorful fruit that ask for the picture. Take a taxi from the hostel for about 6000COP and enjoy the day!

Photos by Filip Ziolkowski y Juanita Peña

Sunday, 9 May 2010

Cali according the UK Guardian is considered as one of the best places to learn how to dance.

Santiago de Cali, or Cali for short, is considered by many to be the "World Capital of Salsa", boasting over 200 salsa schools and more than 80 salsa orchestras...Check out more

Wednesday, 5 May 2010

Are you missing good European Movies?

The whole week in Cali between 5th and 9th of May you can keep up with the European cinema for a bargain. Check out this link.

Monday, 3 May 2010

Granada Map. Where to eat, drink and dance just few steps away from the Iguana Hostel.

Check out our Cali Google map. Where to eat cheap and well, drink the best coffee and practice salsa just few steps from the hostel. If you know any great spot to eat, drink or dance let us know.

View Iguana hostel in Cali in a larger map