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Santa Marta: The (Unpolished) Jewel of the Caribbean

So, everyone knows that Cartagena is beautiful. The old city is gorgeous. There is cool street art, great food, and a bazillion tourists milling around taking photos of colourful colonial houses dripping in climbing flowers for good reason. 303 more words


The way we remember

On my facebook feed today, a friend I met travelling was reflecting on her trip. She had been back home a while but had only just felt able to go through her photos and post a selection. 578 more words


Columbian Music? It's all full of accordions!

Santa Marta is a large town in the north of Colombia. I arrived there just over a week into my trip and was dazed by the extreme heat, noise and pollution. 1,223 more words


Colombia: Part 2

So after the fuck up that was Salento, Emma and I had flown north to Cartagena and were back to travelling logistically. At first I did my best to admire Cartagena, it really is a beautiful place and I’d say the best city to aimlessly stroll around in South America, but the temperature rise was insane. 1,288 more words

South America

Indigenous tribes are not primitive, they are DIFFERENT

It seemed like any other ordinary morning; I connected to the internet and checked received emails and read some news before I plunged the concentration into tasks that had to be done that day. 289 more words


Playas, Parque Tayrona, Patacóns y Más

Colombia patria querida, te llevo en mi corazón
Tu tienes la llave de mi corazón, yo te quiero más que a mi vida,
La Tierra del Olvido, 1,696 more words