The Do's and Don'ts of Cartagena, Colombia

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27 September 2017

The Do's and Don'ts of Cartagena, Colombia

Oh, lovely Cartagena, Colombia. With its hot weather, colorful colonial buildings, great food and party scene, Cartagena is a must-see city for anyone traveling to Colombia. But as with most cities, Cartagena does have its tourist traps and activities that you should probably avoid during your stay.

Beyond the citadel of Cartagena: Exploring urban art in Getsemani

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30 September 2014

Beyond the citadel of Cartagena: Exploring urban art in Getsemani

While the walled-city of scenic Cartagena continues to be tastefully developed with elegant restaurants and luxury boutiques - driven by the constant influx of cruise-liner tourists; the neighbourhood of Getsemani, only a stone's throw away, has largely managed to retain its character as a traditional and local barrio.

Historic Places to Visit in Cartagena

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10 September 2014

Historic Places to Visit in Cartagena

Cartagena is not only one of the most popular cities to visit in Colombia but also one of the most historic cities to visit.

Main Cities on the Colombian Caribbean Coast Part I

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01 February 2014

Main Cities on the Colombian Caribbean Coast Part I

Taking advantage of the fact that I live on the Colombian Caribbean Coast, I want to tell you about some of the major cities in this region of Colombia. Today, I want to focus on the cities of Cartagena and Barranquilla, my current city.