The accolades keep rolling in for Colombia, and it really should come as no surprise. Bloomberg recently added Colombia to its list of places to go in 2017, as did The Guardian. This comes after Lonely Planet, one of the most popular travel publications, gave Colombia the number-two spot in its Best in Travel ranking for 2017.
We know what you’re thinking: how hard is it to pack for a trip to Colombia? Sure, you could haphazardly throw some clothes in a bag and hop on a plane, but that method will leave you scrambling for supplies once you land. It’s better to arrive in the country with the following items so you can spend your time in Colombia admiring the country’s beauty instead of looking for a new toothbrush.
It's not surprising that Colombia is becoming a fast growing holiday destination, it has everything to offer; beautiful beaches, mountain ranges, deserts, Amazon rainforest, hundreds of rare species of birds and animals and much more.
Traveling with local currency often feels like walking around with Monopoly money in your pocket. Sure, there are numbers on each bill, but they don’t quite seem real. Don’t let money questions slow you down while traveling in Colombia. These tips will help you figure out the currency system and will have you paying for that must-have souvenir during your vacation or trip.