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23 Things To Do in Cartagena, Colombia

Cartagena is a beautiful, colonial city on Colombia’s northern Caribbean coast.  Clocking in at a balmy 90 degrees F pretty much all year round, it’s a delightful place to visit and experience the Costeño culture. There is plenty to do in Read More

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Isla Tierra Bomba

This past weekend we headed over to the closest island to Cartagena, Isla Tierra Bomba. It was one of my favorite things that we’ve done in Colombia. Tierra Bomba is a small island right across the bay from Cartagena. It Read More

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Playa Blanca Day Trip

If you are visiting Cartagena, Colombia, you should definitely make time to go see Playa Blanca.  Playa Blanca is a beautiful white sand beach about 1 hour away from Cartagena. There are many ways to structure your trip to Playa Read More

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Transportation to Playa Blanca

Playa Blanca is a white sand beach on the northern coast of Colombia, about 1 hour from Cartagena.  It’s one of the more popular things to do while in Cartagena, and for good reason…it’s beautiful. We have been to Playa Read More

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How to Get to Santa Marta, Colombia

Santa Marta is a little city on the northern Caribbean coast of Colombia. It’s very hot and humid, generally hovering in the 80-90 degrees Fahrenheit range. It’s a popular destination for tourists, mainly because of its proximity to Tayrona National Read More

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Vacation Regret

*This child does not belong to me, nor to anyone I know.  But his expression is so perfect for expressing how I have often felt when getting roped into something on vacation. At the time that this posts, we will Read More