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Guayabera Shirts

Guayabera Shirts for Evenings in Cartagena

  • May 20, 2019

Guayabera Shirts for Men—a Cartagena Classic These simple, breezy shirts are something of a cultural icon in regions once under the control of the Spanish Empire. Distinguishable by their two closely-sewn rows of pleats (called alforzas) running down the front…

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Nena Beach Club

Nena Beach Club

  • April 29, 2019

Private Boat Trip to Nena Beach Club When you think of the Caribbean you think of sun-kissed sand beaches and beautiful blue waters. Maybe you also think of lovely tanned bodies glistening in the sun, tropical cocktails, and chill music…

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Andante Allegro Vivace Restaurant

Andante Allegro Vivace Italian Restaurant

  • April 15, 2019

Andante Allegro Vivace: Fine Italian Dining (Without the Fine Pricetag) When it comes to finding Italian food in Cartagena, you have a ton of options. But if you want some of the most delicious food in the city, come to…

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How to Dress in Cartagena Colombia

How to Dress in Cartagena Colombia

  • April 3, 2019

Dress for the Weather in Cartagena With average temperatures hovering in the eighties all year round, you don't want to pack your winter wear for a vacation in Colombia—though if you're traveling inland to Bogota the Capital you just might…

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Restaurante Mistura Cartagena

Restaurante Mistura Cartagena

  • March 22, 2019

Restaurante Mistura Restaurante Mistura was born in Medellin and has quickly franchised their wonderful experience across Colombia to Barranquilla and now Cartagena. That means you can experience the amazing food that has had native Colombians raving in this amazing Caribbean…

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What is a Chiva?

What is a Chiva? (Hint: It’s Not a Goat)

  • March 7, 2019

What is a Chiva? (Hint: It's Not your Father's Goat) What is a chiva? Literally, the word is Spanish and refers to a female goat but those folks sashaying down the sidewalk with big smiles on their faces aren't talking…

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Where is Cartagena, Colombia?

Where is Cartagena Colombia?

  • February 11, 2019

Where is Cartagena, Colombia? If you've never thought of vacationing in Cartagena, you may be asking yourself: where is Cartagena, Colombia? All the tourist information you're seeing is telling you it's a tropical Caribbean escape but it's part of Colombia—a…

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Gelateria Tramonti Ice Cream Palour in Cartagena

Ice Cream Parlors in Cartagena

  • January 28, 2019

Ice Cream Parlors in Cartagena are the City's "Hidden Gems" You might expect that a city like Cartagena (which has become an amazing gastronomic melting pot) would have some sinful temptations for those of us who crave something sweet. And…

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El Baron Bar

El Baron Cocktail Bar

  • January 18, 2019

El Baron—Quite Possibly the Best Cocktail Bar in Cartagena There are no shortage of bars and nightclubs in Cartagena. This vibrant international city has retained its historic New World charm (with Old World embellishments) throughout the years but that hasn't…

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How Safe is it Travel to Cartagena

How Safe is it Travel to Cartagena Colombia?

  • January 14, 2019

How Safe is it Travel to Cartagena Colombia? First-time visitors may be a little leery of vacationing in Cartagena. After all, the common preconception is that Colombia is still "The Wild West" of South America with revolutionary groups, drug cartels, and…

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