15 Useful Things To Know Before Visiting Cartagena

visiting Cartagena

Cartagena is a great place to explore, and one of the most popular tourist destinations in Colombia, yet many things about it may leave you puzzled and chances are you wish you’d knew about them before going – that was certainly the case for me! Hence, I thought I’d share a list of things you … Read more

7 Great Day Trips From Bogota

day trips from Bogota

Bogota is a fun enough city to explore, but it can honestly get to you – it’s incredibly crowded, traffic is insane, and it is sadly terribly polluted. The good news is that getting out of town is actually quite easy, and there are many great day trips from Bogota.  Although most places mentioned in … Read more

The Best Day Trips From Cartagena

day trips from Cartagena

You can go on a few great day trips from Cartagena. This may come as a surprise to you, but although Cartagena sits right on the Caribbean Sea, it actually lacks a good beach. Bocagrande, probably the most popular beach in town, will probably be a disappointment as it is somewhat dirty (picture cigarette butts … Read more

22 Incredible Things To Do In Cartagena

things to do in Cartagena

There are many incredible things to do in Cartagena, and it’s so easy to fall in love with it. This Colombian colonial town is rightly considered the most beautiful city in the country, and one of the most beautiful ones in South America. It’s the kind of place where you can get lost in the … Read more

A Complete Guide To Hiking Valle De Cocora, Colombia

Valle de Cocora

Valle de Cocora – AKA Cocora Valley for English speakes – is one of the most enchanting places in Colombia. This cloud forest is easily reached from Salento, a small town in the heart of Colombia Coffee Region. A lot of people combine their visit of Salento with that of this splendid valley. What makes … Read more

19 Unmissable Things To Do In Bogota

things to do in Bogota

There are many interesting things to do in Bogota. The capital of Colombia, a city of no less than 7.5 million people, well deserves to be explored and has plenty of things to see and do to keep you entertained – though many mistakenly decide to only spend a few hours there, while on a … Read more

A Concise Guide To Villa De Leyva, Colombia

Villa de Leyva Colombia

Villa de Leyva, Colombia: few cities in the country are so charming and so full of atmosphere. Hardly on the radar of people who travel to this part of South America, I ended up there as I wanted to break the journey from San Gil to Bogota. Little did I know that I’d fall in … Read more