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Cartagena de Indias: My South American swansong

Cartagena. Such an evocative name. To tell the truth, I get a bit hung up on place names. For instance I’ve wanted to go to Jakarta, Indonesia for years simply because it sounds like an exciting place. 2,487 more words

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Cartagena, Columbia - Day 2

Cartagena, Columbia – Day 2
Celebrity Cruises

Our second day in Cartagena, we were determined to head back to the Dungeons and shop the arcades. Our tour guide from the day before had offered to take a group into town, but we missed the ride. 849 more words


Cartagena, Columbia - Day 1

Cartagena, Columbia – Day 1
Celebrity Equinox

Cartagena is a cosmopolitan city with skyscrapers in the new city and Spanish Colonial architecture in the walled old town. 625 more words


From Abundance to Arguments: How to React in Playa Blanca

While some places in the world are currently experiencing the cold of winter, December on the coast of Colombia continues to have sunny days and balmy nights, perfect for a weekend getaway. 918 more words



My life isn’t particularly interesting, or at least it wasn’t before I met James.
James is 26, nearly 27, and has a burning passion for motorbikes. 555 more words


The Best Airbnbs in Colombia

Travelling to Colombia, but a bit lost on where to stay? Don’t worry, with Airbnb, there are hundreds of accommodations to suit your needs just a mouse click away. 1,081 more words

Traveling In Latin America

La profesora of salsa

Tomorrow Captain Cool and I will be partaking on our first long sail together. We are taking the boat from Cartagena, Colombia to St Petersburg, Florida. 703 more words