Photo Gallery: Hummingbirds of Colombia by Andres Delgado
Colombia has often been associated with treasure:??El Dorado, the biggest producer of emeralds on earth, the pirate legends of the Caribbean. However, the true jewels of Colombia are it’s remarkable array of hummingbirds – at almos ...
Cartagena Flipkey apartment rental paradise
For a week and a half I had traveled all around Colombia and stayed at a variety of places. I had stayed in hostels, eco-lodges, hotels, jungle lodges, and even a home in Bogota. Many of the places I stayed at did not have air-conditioning, a swimmin ...
8 Latin Grammys for Colombia
2015.11.20 — Last night’s Latin Grammys certainly belonged to Colombia: Colombian artists performed at the ceremony – Bomba Estereo (with Will Smith!), ChocQuibTown, and J. Balvin – and some of these??same Colombian artists all took home ...
Glad to be Tayrona glamping in Colombia
While traveling around Colombia, I had the misfortune to visit during the month that Tayrona National Park suddenly closed. I had already booked a flight and a place to stay near Santa Marta, so I decided to come anyway. I figured there would be enou ...
Guide to Apartment Rental Contracts in Colombia
I have lived in unfurnished rental apartments in Medell??n for almost five years and have signed seven different apartment rental contracts. The rental contracts I have signed have been for terms of either six-months or one-year. I’ve seen seve ...
Cartagena for a perfect winter sun escape
Most look for a winter sun escape within a few hour flight range from London. This is natural as many holiday revelers from the UK want to hit the beach as quickly as possible and maximize their vacation time. Since I live in North America, there are ...
Big on Charm: Colonial Cartagena
2015.11.17 — Your??calendar might say winter’s drawing near, but Cartagena de Indias, just a few degrees north of the Equator, is warm year-round. One of South America’s oldest colonial cities, Cartagena was founded in 1533, its wealth built on slaver ...
6 Recomendaciones sobre la Exenci??n de Visa Schengen para Per?? y Colombia
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2015.11.14 — Hasta que no se firme la ratificaci??n del acuerdo??y entre en vigencia la exenci??n de la Visa Schengen para Per?? y Colombia, ciudadanos de estos dos pa??ses sudamericanos, deber??n solicitarla en los respectivos consulados, de??cualquiera de los E ...
10 tips para viajar en familia por Colombia.
Durante casi tres a??os he vivido, trabajado y viajado por Colombia de forma espor??dica. En ese periodo mis padres han venido ha visitarme tres veces desde Inglaterra (soy hijo ??nico, eso ayuda) y juntos hemos hecho viajes por lugares hermos ...
Pablo Escobar's Medellin and the Aftermath
2015.11.12 — The recent television series ‘Narcos’ has once again thrust Medellin into the global spotlight, focusing on Pablo Escobar and his cocaine empire. Before watching the show we set out to try and find an unbiased and unembellished account of ...
Colombia’s Cosmopolitan Capital – Bogot??, Colombia
Images, video and other formating may not be properly displayed in this RSS feed/email. Please view this post on our Trans-Americas Journey blog to view the post as it was intended - Colombia’s Cosmopolitan Capital – Bogot??, Colombia Eve ...
Graffiti in Getseman??, Cartagena
Getseman?? used to be known for very different things: this burgeoning Cartagena neighborhood of music, street-art, food and tourism was once a no-go area, famous for drugs and crime; far from the cultural epicenter of Cartagena that it now re ...
Restaurant Recommendation in Medellin, Colombia: In Situ at the Botanical Garden
2015.11.10 — Medellin is a beautiful city. One that has gone through an impressive transformation during the last ten years. It went from being a destination with a kind of dubious reputation to being one of the most modern and attractive cities in Latin America. ...
About ??Que Viva La M??sica!, The New Colombian Film
Note: This review contains spoilers. Picture a Shakira doppelganger swaying in a crowded, warm-lit room with revealing clothing. Her hair is down on her face, her eyes are closed, her hands might sensually toss her hair around while she dances to the ...
Medellin, Colombia: From Travel Nightmare to Travel Triumph
2015.11.09 — I’m a big advocate for returning to places I have previously visited. ??This stands true regardless of whether or not I... Click here to read the rest of the post...
Meet El Caribe??o, the Coolest Dude in #Colombia #ttot #tbex #Caribbean
2015.11.09 — Imagine living on a Caribbean beach, complete with white sand and turquoise water… Your job: running a small bar that serves food (from local restaurants). In between serving drinks, you chill out with the customers and, during/after a gorgeou ...
Cartagena Getaway (sure-fire success kit)
Looking across a street in Cartagena from the vantage point of walking the city wall Why do a Cartagena Getaway? A Cartagena Getaway is less than 5 hours nonstop from the east coast of the United States and airfare is under $500. When you get there y ...
The Bogota Stereoptype No1. The Oficinista
2015.11.06 — It’s been almost a month since I have been inspired to write here on this page, but, thankfully due to … Continue reading » The post The Bogota Stereoptype No1. The Oficinista appeared first on Richard McColl.
A Little Taste of Bogota, Colombia
Lisa, Janeen and Cyd at Andres Carne De Res, Bogota When??Lisa Niver, Creator of We Said Go Travel, headed down to Bogota, Colombia, she may have been expecting some quality coffee and unique food, but she had no idea what deliciousness was in store ...
Solo Travel Destination: Bogota, Colombia
2015.11.05 — This Solo Travel Society member found that with some common sense and awareness, the biggest risk in traveling to Bogota was never wanting to leave. The post Solo Travel Destination: Bogota, Colombia appeared first on Solo Traveler. A new article ...