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Here you will find answers to your burning questions about Colombia, from the top destinations you need to visit, to helpful facts about our culture and stories of impressive personalities. Have a look around!

Most Popular Blog Posts

Top 5 Restaurants in Medellín

Date Jan 28, 2019

The city of eternal spring has a thriving food scene! Discover the best restaurants in Medellín in our latest blog post ...

Top 10 Off-The-Beaten-Track Destinations in Colombia

Date Jul 30, 2018

Are you ready to experience Colombia in a totally different way? Read our latest blog post to discover 10 destinations a...

Top 8 Day Trips from Bogotá

Date Oct 22, 2018

Although Bogotá has a lot to offer, there are many beautiful things to see outside of the urban area. On our blog we pre...

Rosario Islands: Which is the Best Beach for You?

Date Jun 30, 2020

A perfect day on the beach in Colombia is a must-do when traveling through the country. But there are so many options, s...

Why You Should Visit the Paloquemao Market in Bogotá

Date Nov 19, 2018

Experience Colombia with all your senses at the Paloquemao Market! The famous food market in Bogotá will leave you dizzy...

20 Fun Facts about Colombia

Date Dec 04, 2018

When people think about Colombia, they think about salsa, beautiful women, Pablo Escobar, and coffee. But there is so mu...

Latest Blog Posts

How we will make 15 peace and culture projects prosper during this crisis

Backed by our strong partners at Booking.com, Tourism Cares, and ProColombia, we have launched an initiative that will boost social transformation and make local communities emerge stronger from the c...

Rosario Islands: Which is the Best Beach for You?

A perfect day on the beach in Colombia is a must-do when traveling through the country. But there are so many options, so which one to chose? Find the answer in this blog post!

How we are handling COVID-19

The global pandemic has affected all of us, personally and professionally. On this page, we want to give you a quick overview of how we are managing this situation and what to expect from us.

Our favorite Colombian recipes: From our kitchen to yours

Besides salsa, music, coffee, and festivals, Colombia also got some fantastic food. For this week’s blog, we want to show you some of our team’s favorite dishes and recipes from our moms and pops.

Colombia Adventure Activities: A Thrill-Seeker's Guide

Colombia is packed full of landscapes perfect for those with an adventurous spirit. In this week’s blog, we have constructed the perfect guide to seeing all of Colombia’s adventure activities destined...

Rafting for Peace: A Case Study of How Tourism Supports Peace and Social Justice in Colombia

Tourism does have the power to achieve peace

Getting Around Colombia: A Transport Guide

Traveling from point A to B can present a couple of issues when attempting to take on a new country. Colombia is exceptionally big and can thus present difficulties for those wishing to traverse every...

The Ultimate Bucket List for Colombia

Get inspired by the ultimate bucket list for Colombia! Here we have a 50 items strong check-list with unique and fun experiences to tick off. Read more in this blog post!

What Travel Writers Say About Our Experiences

Searching for El Dorado in Guatavita, Colombia

Date Sep 27, 2019

Have you heard of the legend of El Dorado? Maybe you’ve read a book about it or even seen the Disney movie? It turns out...

Exploring the Legendary Comuna 13 with Local Guides

Date Sep 17, 2019

Having volunteered in Comuna 13 for three months, I rode the barrio’s escalators to the community center every Sunday an...

Coffee-Hopping in Laureles

Date Mar 14, 2019

"The department of Antioquia, which lies in the immediate vicinity of the coffee zone, has developed over time into a co...

Medellin’s Most Dangerous Neighborhood Revitalized Through Art

Date Jan 20, 2019

"Until recently, not even the locals would ever dream of venturing into the treacherous, winding streets of areas like C...

A Look into the Colombian Communities Who are Replacing Coca for Coffee

Date Jan 14, 2019

"It’s no secret that Colombia is home to some of the best coffee beans in the world. We see it imprinted on the various ...

A First-Timer’s Guide to Bogota: 7 Things You Can’t Miss

Date Dec 27, 2018

"A Bogota city tour is a great way to find your bearings in Colombia’s capital. Here’s what to expect from a guided Bogo...

How Former Gang Members are Rebuilding Bogota’s Most Violent Neighborhood

Date Dec 14, 2018

"In the heart of Bogota, the country’s capital and the center of years of unrest, a Colombian university is working to c...

Top 5 Experiences You Must Try in Colombia

Date Dec 08, 2018

"Colombia – a place many of us have heard of, yet few have explored. It’s a country at a pivotal moment in time; politic...

Sightseeing mit einem kolumbianischen Bandenchef

Date Oct 23, 2018

"Jaime Roncancio blickt aus dem Fenster seines behelfsmäßig zusammengeschusterten Hauses, das auf einem Berghang über de...

Gastronomic Railroads: Private Day Tour from Medellin Colombia

Date Oct 16, 2018

"We’re currently enjoying our second visit to Medellin for the month. We recently had the opportunity to dive into Colom...

Bogota Gold Museum Tour

Date Aug 21, 2018

"At the top of the list of places to see when you visit Bogota, Colombia’s capital city is the Museo del Oro – Bogota Go...

From Ex-Gang Members to Tour Guides: Breaking Borders in Barrio Egipto, Bogotá, Colombia

Date Mar 04, 2017

"Breaking Borders Tour is unlike any other tour in Colombia. Run by a group of ex-gang members in Egipto neighbourhood o...

Lost City Trek Colombia: Video, Photos and What to Expect

Date Jun 16, 2016

"The Lost City Trek Colombia is an incredible journey that takes you through diverse, ever-changing landscapes and scene...

A Walk Through The Underground Salt Cathedral Bogota – in Zipaquirá

Date Jan 25, 2016

"We take you for a walk through the underground Salt Cathedral Bogota outside of the big city in a small town called Zip...