best islands in colombia

  Colombia tiene una buena cantidad de islas: es el único país de Sudamérica que tiene costa en el Pacífico y el mar Caribe, y mucha costa significa muchas islas. No estamos hablando de rocas inaccesibles y azotadas por el viento y el clima (aunque también haya un par de esas): Colombia es hogar de […]

top 5 foods to try on San Andrés

Karen Attman left her hometown of Philadelphia almost twenty years ago to pursue expat life in Latin America. Her work has been published in more than twenty publications in the United States, Europe, and Latin America. She now lives in Bogota and blogs about restaurants, chefs, food events and anything edible at FlavorsofBogota.com   San […]

San Andres Colombia

  The small Caribbean island of San Andres, whilst technically part of Colombia, lies just 70km from the coast of Nicaragua and is, along with it’s neighboring island of Providencia, one of Colombia’s most stunning Caribbean regions. With it’s breathtaking ‘Sea of Seven Colors’, rich cultural heritage and marvelous diving and snorkeling opportunities, San Andres […]

Providencia

For our 2 week culture and history trip itinerary: click here Over the next few weeks we will be writing a series of posts containing sample 2 week Colombian holiday itineraries (including additional activities for those with 3 weeks or a month); these itineraries are designed to give readers an idea of how they can make […]

San Andres, Providencia are two beautiful islands in the Caribbean coast that have captivated travelers for years. Boasting stunning beaches, incredible diving opportunities and a unique culture, it’s as close to a paradise destination as you can get. The islands are, however, a source of controversy. Geography buffs will know that, despite Colombia’s ownership of […]