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Embark on a journey through Cartagena’s rich history, vibrant culture, and exciting nightlife with our curated blog posts. Uncover the city’s secrets from its colonial past to its gastronomical delights and plan your perfect vacation with insider tips on the best attractions and times to visit. Dive into our blogs to discover all that Cartagena has to offer.

Best Wedding Venues

Cartagena’s Finest: Luxurious Wedding Reception Ideas for 2024

Enchanting Wedding Reception Venues in Cartagena Discover the most enchanting wedding reception venues in Cartagena, updated for 2024. From the historic charm of El Baluarte San Francisco Javier to the luxurious elegance of the Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Hotel, explore venues that combine colonial beauty with modern amenities. Learn about the unique features and services each venue offers to make your special…

Restaurante La Única

Restaurante La Única: A Fusion of Elegance and Authentic Mexican Flavors in Cartagena

Discover the Unparalleled Charm of Restaurante La Única in Cartagena When someone says “Mexican restaurant” to you, you might immediately think of dark spaces with worn wooden tables, knobby glassware, trendy art with Mexican motifs on the walls, tequila on tap, and margaritas by the bucket. But Restaurante La Única in Cartagena proves that not all restaurants fall into the same comfortable…

Easter in Cartagena: A Celebration of Culture and Tranquility

The Cultural Tapestry of Easter in Cartagena Cartagena, a jewel of Colombia, glows even brighter during Easter, known as Semana Santa. This period is not just a reflection of religious fervor but a tapestry of culture, history, and communal harmony. Cartagena's Easter, celebrated this year from Sun, Mar 24, 2024 – Sat, Mar 30, 2024, offers a unique glimpse into the soul…

Rediscovering Elegance at Baruco by Cuzco

Rediscovering Elegance at Baruco by Cuzco: A Hidden Gem in Old City Cartagena Nestled within the enchanting walls of Cartagena's historic heart, Baruco by Cuzco emerges as a hidden gem, radiating a charm that's both understated and luxurious. This upscale bar, adds to Cartagena's vibrant nightlife, offering an experience that transcends the typical cocktail hour. An Oasis of Sophistication Stepping into Baruco…

How to Dress in Cartagena Colombia

Dress for the Weather in Cartagena: 2023 Edition

Dress for the Weather in Cartagena: 2023 Edition Embracing the warm and vibrant Cartagena climate requires smart packing, especially with the city's average temperatures consistently in the eighties throughout the year. 2023 brings new trends and considerations, whether you're planning a laid-back beach holiday or an adventurous exploration of Cartagena's charming streets and beyond. Let's dive into updated tips to ensure your…

Mar Y Zielo Gastro

Mar Y Zielo Gastro Bar

Discover Cartagena's Culinary Jewel: Mar Y Zielo Gastro – Bar Nestled within the enchanting cobblestone streets of Cartagena, the Mar Y Zielo Gastro – Bar emerges as a beacon of culinary excellence, inviting both discerning gourmands and casual diners to indulge in an exceptional journey of flavors. As this beloved city continues to charm travelers with its colonial character and warm, azure…

Trip to Palenquera

Trip to Palenque. Experience African culture

Dive Deep into the Heart of Colombian Culture: A Day Trip to Palenque Are you craving an extraordinary adventure during your stay in Cartagena? We invite you to take a soul-stirring day trip to Palenque, a historic village that fiercely preserves its African heritage. Here, you’ll immerse yourself in a world of vibrant traditions, from captivating songs and dances to exquisite art,…

Two Location Break: Old City and Rosario Islands

Two Location Break: Old City and Rosario Islands

Looking to fully experience the magic of Cartagena? How about diving into the fascinating blend of the Old Spanish colonial world, with its wealth of amazing restaurants in the enchanting Old City, and the sun-soaked serenity of the Rosario Islands? The Historic Charm of Old City, Cartagena The Old City of Cartagena is a treasure trove of Spanish colonial history, architectural marvels,…

Romancing the Stone in Cartagena

Discover the Vibrant Heart of the Caribbean: Cartagena, Colombia!

Embark on an Adventure of a Lifetime: Explore Cartagena, Colombia! Has Cartagena, Colombia ever beckoned you for a paradisiacal getaway? Are you wondering, where exactly is this vibrant gem located? You're not alone! In the buzzing travel circuits, Cartagena is emerging as a tropical utopia, a golden hotspot tucked away in the embracing arms of the Caribbean. This Colombian haven effortlessly blends…

Castillo San Felipe de Barajas

Essential Sightseeing

Exploring Cartagena's Rich History and Culture Cartagena, a captivating Caribbean city, boasts a history that blends Spanish Colonial and indigenous Colombian cultures. It's a top destination for both vacationers and those seeking a tropical lifestyle change. Discover the essential sights that define the heart and soul of Cartagena. Castillo San Felipe de Barajas: A Super-Fortress in Cartagena Designed by Dutch engineer Richard…

Weather in Cartagena

Cartagena’s Weather: Year-Round Sunshine and Warmth

Weather in Cartagena: A Consistent Tropical Delight Cartagena, Colombia boasts a weather pattern that truly embodies the tropical essence. Throughout the year, Cartagena maintains a warm temperature, typically hovering in the high eighties. It's primarily sun-drenched, interspersed with a few fluffy clouds, against the backdrop of an expansive azure sky. For those seeking refuge from chilly climates, Cartagena offers a sunlit sanctuary.…


Experience the Magic of Mixology at Alquimico

Immerse Yourself in Alquimico's Enchanting Ambiance and Unbeatable Cocktail Collection Step into a world where each sip holds the promise of a fresh surprise - Alquimico, Cartagena's cocktail alchemist. This revered watering hole is not just a bar; it's an immersive experience, complete with a mysterious atmosphere and a tantalizing drink menu that emphasizes rum, gin, and tequila. Get ready for a…

La Vitrola Restaurant

La Vitrola Restaurant – A Vibrant Cuban Dining Experience in Cartagena

Discover the Exquisite Dining Experience Loved by Colombia's Elite La Vitrola Restaurant has established itself as a premier dining destination in the heart of Cartagena. With its lively Cuban theme, this vibrant establishment offers an electric atmosphere that combines romance with a touch of nostalgia.

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