South America

Destination: Colombia

Forget what you saw in Narcos. Today Colombia is much safer — and one of most exciting destinations in South America

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Backpacking Colombia: Routes, Hostels & Budget Tips

Everything I learned from my 3 months of backpacking in Colombia

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February 15, 2023

1 Week To 10 Days In Colombia – Complete Itinerary

A step-by-step itinerary for a fun-filled week in Carribean Colombia

December 6, 2022

Town-Hopping In The Zona Cafetera — A Travel Guide

Places to visit and things to do in Colombia's coffee-growing region

November 22, 2022

8 Of The Best Boutique Hotels in Cartagena, Colombia

Gorgeous Cartagena has some of the best luxury hotels in Colombia. Here are 8 top picks.

October 18, 2022

Is Medellin Worth Visiting? Explaining The (Over)Hype

What to really expect from Colombia’s much-talked-about second city

October 12, 2022

8 Best Hostels in Bogota, Colombia

Skip the chore of choosing your hostel by booking any of these top picks

October 11, 2022

Is Colombia Actually Safe To Travel?

Forget the scaremongering. Here are some down to Earth tips on how to stay safe in Colombia

October 11, 2022

Colombia Ecotourism: 7 Amazing Nature Experiences

Top places for sustainable ecotourism + the local tour companies to use

August 22, 2022

Guide To Colombia’s Pacific Coast (Chocó & Bahía Solano)

Rainswept, remote, and unreachable by road, it's one of Colombia's most rewarding regions

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