The Ultimate Guide to Colourful Cartagena

Cartagena is one of the most beautiful and colourful cities I've ever visited. Situated on the Caribbean coast, it's got a decidedly different vibe to other places in Colombia. Pronounced Car-tuh-hen-uh, there's truly something for everyone in the city, whether you're visiting to roam the pastel streets, shopping or sailing the Caribbean coast.  What to … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Colourful Cartagena

Four Cafes in Cartagena, Perfect for Cooling Off

Cartagena is one of the most beautiful and colourful cities I've ever visited. Situated on the Caribbean coast, it's got a decidedly different vibe to other places in Colombia. Whether you come for sightseeing, shopping, or the coast, there's something for everyone. However, being on the coast, it's hot and humid in Cartagena throughout the … Continue reading Four Cafes in Cartagena, Perfect for Cooling Off

Travel Crush: Cartagena, Colombia

For decades, Colombia has struggled with illegal drug trade, but thanks to recent declines in production and trafficking, and demobilization of FARC, the coastal city of Cartagena has emerged as a destination for travelers. We're planning a trip to Colombia over Thanksgiving and I'm already excited to explore the vibrant city of Cartagena. Colonial architecture and … Continue reading Travel Crush: Cartagena, Colombia