Tag Archives: Colombia

Our Colombia tours are becoming more and more popular every year. Colombia has put a lot of its troubles in the past, and is coming into its own as a popular tourist destination. In our Colombia travel blog posts we detail the rich history and culture of this fascinating country in South America.
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Travellers from around the world are discovering the breadth of travel experiences in Colombia, from the colonial heritage and 80+ indigenous tribes, to delicious cuisine and coffee culture.
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There is a strong Catholic tradition in Colombia, with many interesting churches, not least of which is the Catedral de Sal, or Salt Cathedral of Zipaquira. A trip to Colombia is sure to be memorable, and you will certainly fall in love with the warm, friendly Colombian people.

Palenque de San Basilio – The First Freed African-American Settlement

Sometimes the most impactful parts of the journey are getting off the beaten path and discovering what real life is like. We’re excited to share the next chapter from Dale of The Maritime Explorer on our Colombia and Panama tour.  Check out this link for more info on this Colombia tour.

 

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Jardin Colombia – Hard to Get To, But Worth the Effort

Like many places, the road less travelled is often rewarding. Tucked away in the Colombian heartlands, Jardin is a similar town that is hard to reach but easy to love. Many thanks to Dale of the Maritime Explorer for sharing his experiences in this small town with us after joining a recent Colombia tour.  We hope you enjoy his post as much as we do. 

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Valle de Cocora Colombia – A Hike Through a Unique Wax Palm Landscape

High in the Andean foothills, in a region bathed equally in sunshine and a cloud forest, we follow Dale from The Maritime Explorer as he shares his recent experience on an Adventures Abroad Colombia tour  Thank you kindly to Dale for allowing us to reshare his experience on our blog.

 

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Botero Museum Bogota – Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder

Not every piece of art is beautiful to every person. But it almost always can invoke some sort of emotion and usually, a conversation. We’re pleased to present a blog written by Dale of The Maritime Explorer on a recent tour to Colombia with a stop at the Botero Museum. Thanks for sharing with us Dale!

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La Candelaria Bogota – Where Bogota was Born and Street Art Reigns Supreme

Have you ever took the time to appreciate the street art while travelling? On a recent Colombia tour, we did just that. In another instalment from a wonderful trip to Colombia, we join Dale from The Maritime Explorer as he describes the street art encountered on his travels through La Candelaria Bogota.  We hope in sharing his blog written from a recent departure, you enjoy this piece as much as we do.

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