Uniquely Colombian Experiences You Can Only Have in Bogotá

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05 June 2017

Uniquely Colombian Experiences You Can Only Have in Bogotá

Too often I hear stories about travellers who visit Colombia without paying much attention to the capital city of Bogotá. Rather than soaking up the sounds and sights of this eclectic, fast-moving and sometimes overwhelming city, they make a beeline straight for the tropical beaches of the Caribbean.

Why Visit Cartagena, Colombia (Even If You Live by the Water)

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17 May 2017

Why Visit Cartagena, Colombia (Even If You Live by the Water)

“Why go to Cartagena when you live in Florida?” This is the question a couple of people tossed my way when I shared my itinerary for my first trip to Colombia. They just couldn’t understand why I would include a coastal city in my Colombian travel plans when I lived 15 minutes from some award-winning beaches in Florida.  

How Not to Disrespect Locals While Traveling in Colombia

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12 May 2017

How Not to Disrespect Locals While Traveling in Colombia

Being culturally sensitive will help you meet locals and make friends during your trip in Colombia. Don't be that gringo who stands out like a sore thumb from a mile off. Integrating with locals can help you have a more authentic experience, and avoid getting into trouble.

How to Get off the Gringo Trail in Medellín, Colombia

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09 May 2017

How to Get off the Gringo Trail in Medellín, Colombia

Medellín, Colombia has been hailed as the model city for pulling a 180 degree turn from the world’s most violent city into one the most innovative which in turn has helped it become one of the newest hot spots for international travelers.

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