IMPULSE Travel Blog


Hello traveler,

Welcome to the IMPULSE Travel Blog!



Has Colombia intrigued you as your next travel destination and you are looking for more information?

Are you curious to get to know a new country, its history, nature, and culture?


We know what it feels like being a traveler in a foreign country - that is why we created this blog: to help you as best as we can with your journey and answer your questions!


On our blog, you will find useful information about our beautiful country, its traditions, places of interest, language and more! We will also offer you tips on transportation, money, and destinations.


Have a look around!  - Colombia awaits you!




The IMPULSE Travel Team

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Latest Blog Posts

How to prepare for your trip to Colombia

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Breaking Borders: From criminals to storytellers for a brighter future

The people in Barrio Egipto changed their neighborhood for t

Featured posts

Best neighbourhoods to stay in Bogotá

Date Nov 18, 2017

There are different options for you to stay in Bogota. It’s

Try Colombia's traditional arepas!

Date Nov 12, 2017

Have you already tried Arepas? The answer could be yes, but

The most popular Colombian Christmas traditions

Date Dec 23, 2017

It´s Christmas time in Colombia, are you wondering how is it

How Colombians celebrate New Year's Eve

Date Dec 31, 2017

Are you wondering how people celebrate New Year´s Eve in Col

Learn about Bogotá's urban street art

Date Jan 27, 2018

Bogotá’s street art scene has been growing quickly and is ga

A Must-Do in Bogotá: Septimazo

Date Feb 02, 2018

The 7th street or Carrera Séptima is not only one of Bogotá'

What to do in San Agustín, Huila?

Date May 02, 2018

Why is it worth to go to San Agustín? The small town in Colo

What to do in Jardín, Antioquia?

Date May 07, 2018

Do you still need some inspiration for Colombia? Jardín, in

11 safety tips for traveling in Colombia

Date May 15, 2018

Is Colombia safe to travel? We say: YES! Just keep in mind o

Fantastic visit to a Coffee Farm near Medellín

Date May 21, 2018

Colombia is known for its coffee culture. Get to know the cu

Top 10 Activities to do in Colombia

Date May 25, 2018

While Colombia has an overwhelming offer of activites, there

The Tatacoa Desert: how to go and what to visit

Date Jun 06, 2018

One of Colombia’s most unique natural landscapes is the Tata

Top 8 Day Trips From Bogotá

Date Jun 12, 2018

Although Bogotá has a lot to offer, there are many beautiful

Parque Natural Chicaque: How to go and what to see

Date Jun 18, 2018

This cloud forest near Bogotá has a breathtaking landscape.

Colombian Food: The Story of Bandeja Paisa

Date Jun 25, 2018

Traditional meals are a huge part of Colombian culture. In A

Rosario Islands: which is the best beach for you?

Date Jul 04, 2018

A perfect day on the beach in Colombia is a must-do when tra

The climate in Colombia: What should I pack for my trip?

Date Jul 09, 2018

From sweating in the tropical rainforests to freezing in the

The Best Salsa Places in Bogotá

Date Jul 16, 2018

Move your body to the rhythm of Salsa and let the music reso

Colombian music in a nutshell

Date Jul 23, 2018

Colombian culture is so diverse! You can experience this in

Top 10 Off-the-beaten-track destinations in Colombia

Date Jul 30, 2018

Are you ready to experience Colombia in a totally different

San Basilio de Palenque: what to visit

Date Aug 10, 2018

Maybe you have seen the colorful Palenqueras selling fruits

Visit Salento and the Cocora Valley

Date Aug 27, 2018

To visit the coffee triangle many choose to go to Salento be