Colombia is an amazing country to visit in South America. Its culture and landscapes couldn’t be more diverse. These are the best and most beautiful places to visit in Colombia. Including the best time to visit and 25 travel tips for national parks, cities, lovely villages, breathtaking nature, archaeology, adventurous tours and cultural experiences in Colombia. To make you excited about putting this destination on your bucket list and help you get the most out of your travels.
- City GuidesColombiaDestinationsMedellín
For years, Medellín was one of the most dangerous cities in the world. Nowadays Medellín is internationally known as a bustling and Cosmopolitan metropolis: A pleasant city where you easily can spend days and enjoy yourself. In this article you will find everything you want to know about Medellín Colombia, including the best things to do in terms of art, culture, nature and history and going out. You will read about trips in the surroundings, the nicest neighborhoods to stay, highlights and great restaurant tips.
- Archaeological SitesArt and CultureColombiaSan AgustínSouth America
Thousands of years ago, the southern part of Colombia was home to a mysterious civilization. This civilization built several burial mounds in which they placed beautiful statues. In this article I’m taking you on a journey to the mysterious statues and tombs of San Agustín in Colombia
- BogotáCity GuidesColombiaSouth America
Bogotá is the capital of Colombia and for most travelers a first introduction to the country. The city has a lot to offer for sure and it’s worth to spend a couple of days here. Read my tips in this article to get the most out of your stay in this bustling cosmopolitan capital of Colombia.
Art is a great way to understand more about a country and its culture. Colombia has a lot of great artists, including painters and writers. In this article I’m listing some of the most remarkable and famous artists, coming from Colombia. And especially where you can find their work.
- City GuidesColombiaMompoxSouth America
Mompox is a hidden gem in Colombia. Picturesque squares, colored churches, pastel-colored houses, beautiful facades and interior gardens with endless flowers. The center of town is just beautiful. IIn this article I’m sharing my tips for what to do in Mompox Colombia, including some lovely hotels and restaurants.
In Mompox you won’t find a shop or restaurant at every corner. You have to look a little further and longer. And once you find one, you have to see if they are actually open at the specified times. But that is what gives Mompox its charm. With this list, you know exactly where to go and find the best places and hotspots for delicious food and drinks.
Salento is a bohemian village in Colombia, known for its bright-colored houses and great coffee. One of my favourite spots for a stopover. Salento is also the perfect base for a trip through the nearby Valle de Cocora, where you can walk along the tallest palm trees in the world. What to do in Salento? In this article you’ll find an overview with the best things to do in Salento, the cutest town of Colombia.
- AdventureColombiaHikingSouth AmericaValle de Cocora
Curious about the highest palm trees in the world? Valle de Cocora (Cocora valley Colombia) is home to the Palma de Cera de Quindío (the wax palm), the tallest palm tree on the planet. This tree has an average height of 50 to 60 m. Valle de Cocora is one of the most beautiful areas in Colombia to go for some lovely day-hikes. Read more about a visit to the Valle de Cocora, the different hike options and everything you need to know, in this article.
What to do in Santa Marta Colombia? You can spend a nice day in Santa Marta, but you mainly use the city as a base for a trip to the Tayrona National Park, the mountain village of Minca, the surrounding beaches and the La Ciudad Perdida tour/trek. In this article I’m sharing my personal tips with the best things to do in the center of Santa Marta and the most beautiful places in the surroundings for day trips or multi-day joruneys.