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.
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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
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.
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. In this article I’m sharing the best things to do in Mompox.
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, while observing daily life.
Salento in Colombia is a bohemian village, known for its bright-colored houses and great coffee. One of my favourite spots for a stopover. Salento is also the ideal base for a trip through the nearby Valle de Cocora, where you can walk along the tallest palm trees in the world. In this article you’ll find the best things to do in this cute little town.
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Curious about the highest palm trees in the world? In the department of Quindio, you will find the Valle de Cocora, home to the Palma de Cera de Quindío, the tallest palm trees on the planet. It’s one of the most beautiful places in Colombia for a lovely day-hike. Read more about a visit to the Valle de Cocora and everything you need to know, in this article.
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 or the trek to the lost city “La Ciudad Perdida”. But what to do when you spend a day in town? This is my list with things to do in Santa Marta.
After a long or multi-day trip, there is nothing that makes you feel happier than a wonderful restaurant with a good glass of wine. Don’t miss out these places and hotspots when you’re in Santa Marta, Colombia.