Category Archive: Colombia

Colombia to Panama via the San Blas Islands

The San Blas Islands, comprising of 365 Islands and cays lie off the northern Panama coast in the Caribbean. These Islands are so ridiculously beautiful, covered in white sand, palm trees and surrounded… Continue reading

Cartagena – Colourful days and hot nights on Colombias Caribbean Coast

Cartagena, located on the Caribbean coast of Colombia is one of the prettiest cities we have ever seen. Founded in 1533 by the Spanish, this port town became the gateway for transporting the… Continue reading

Paradise on Earth at Tayrona National Park, Santa Marta

Beads of sweat soaked our clothes as we trekked the muddy dirt paths and up the steep wooden steps under the cover of dense rainforest in the Colombian jungle. Huffing and puffing we… Continue reading

48 hours in Medellin

Our first impressions of Medellin were of a clean, modern, forward thinking society. A far cry from the drug and murder capital of the world as it is still known to this day… Continue reading

Coffee and Palm Trees in scenic Salento, Colombia

We headed away from Quito in search of some peace and quiet, which we would eventually find in Salento, – located in the Colombian coffee region. As we boarded the bus in Quito… Continue reading