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Colombia I - North Coast

Arriving to Colombia by boat was the by far the best  border crossing experience of the trip! Perhaps this was because the boat captain took care of all the immigration procedures for us, but seeing the sunrise as we entered into… 583 more words



The heat hit me as soon as I stepped off the plane in Cartagena. It was 7pm, dark, and about 30 degrees outside. In the taxi, we drove past palm trees and beaches, waves lapping the shore. 526 more words

Journey to Cartagena

I am going to Cartagena. Can you believe it! I am going to Cartagena!! Yes, THAT Cartagena, the magical place on the Caribbean coast of Colombia. 1,556 more words

Short Story

Independencia de Cartagena

After a long day travelling from Capurgana to Turbo by boat with all the bus boys trying claim us saying “mine, mine” and practically pushing each other off the dock, then to Cartagena by bus for 10 hours we arrived at the bus station and took a taxi into the centre. 397 more words


Exploring Spain

We´ve spent the past two weeks exploring Spain´s Mediterranean coast, travelling from Alicante to Gibraltar and discovering some pretty cool places. Here´s a snapshot of some of the more interesting places we´ve visited. 76 more words


Cartagena, a captivating mix of history, vibrant colours and laid-back way of life

It’s love. Cartagena, the vibrant, historic walled city on the Caribbean coast of Colombia. Half of me wants to shout it from the rooftops and tell the whole world. 798 more words