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 […]

Since they just brought out some new coins and notes here in Colombia, we thought it would be pertinent to bring you some information about the local currency. Colombia’s local currency is the Colombian Peso, which is represented by the dollar sign. The lowest note available is $1,000, which seems like a lot but you […]

All this week we are releasing our new galleries of pictures of Colombia. So, on day 3, here are some of Harald Scafer’s amazing photos of Colombia. Harald was born in Germany in 1983. It didn’t take him long to realize that, despite his love for his home and family, there was a big part of him […]

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I don’t know if you’ve been over to See Colombia Travel‘s homepage, but there’s a great deal going on there. One of my favourite sections is undoubtedly the photo section because not only does it give me a good opportunity to look at some beautiful photos of Colombia, but it brings together a small artistic […]