|Bolivar's bed shows just how short he was -- under 5' tall.|
|Bolivar liked to bathe at 4:30 a.m. each morning in this outdoor bathtub....no wonder he died of tuberculosis.|
Throughout the grounds, there are statues depicting the stations of the cross. Up until recently when the path up the mountain was closed for upgrading, people would ascend the mountain on their knees - a feat I can't even fathom.
Bogota is a vibrant city that is finally emerging from years of fear, to become a 'go to' destination. I'm glad I'm here to see it.