In the afternoon we managed to complete 3 sights of Cali with no real planning. We took a taxi to a local park, which turned out to be where a cute old church (Iglesia de San Antonio) was perched high on a hill looking out over the city. On our wander back to the hotel we came across a popular river-side park with lots of decorated cat statues, this gold one was probably the most simple of some unusual quirky artwork. We set out in search of a few restaurants men...
South America Adventures
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In the morning we took a taxi out to the Cali Zoo, braving the screaming children on a Sunday :). We had read it was one of the best in South America but still didn't know quite what to expect of the enclosures. The zoo was great though, loads of animals and enclosures comparable to those in London Zoo. There were lots of tropical birds including the tucans in the picture, cheeky parrots and flamingoes. They had some other native animals with crazy noses includin...