Oaxaca City is magical. The residents of Oaxaca are deeply tied to their indigenous roots and their traditions infuse vibrancy into this colonial city. Between the bustling markets, incredible food, ancient ruins, and lively street parades (calendas), you’ll find plenty of things to do in Oaxaca. Are you planning to visit Oaxaca but need help…
As the most visited city in Colombia, Cartagena is a tourist mecca. With that comes overpriced taxis and tour offers from every direction. But this colonial gem is still a must visit. Some of the best things to do in Cartagena are located within walking distance from the center which makes the city an easy…
So the Caribbean jewel of Colombia has lured you in and now you’re wondering where to stay in Cartagena? As Colombia’s main tourist destination, you won’t be short on options. However, you’re probably asking yourself, what is the best area to stay in Cartagena? The answer is, it depends.
Oaxaca tours manage to mix nature, history, and artisans in one, often with a mezcal tasting for good measure. The beauty of basing yourself in the city is the abundance of day trips from Oaxaca to the surrounding valleys. Click to discover the vibrancy of Oaxaca.
Somewhere along your travels you’ve been told you must visit Jardin, Colombia. But what is there to do in this small town near Medellin? How long should you stay? Read the ultimate travel guide to learn everything you need to know to plan the perfect stay in Jardin.
Discover the history and conception of this amazing architectural masterpiece in Villa de Leyva, Colombia. Built solely out of clay, it is a truly sustainable home. There is no rebar, concrete, or other man-made materials and even the furniture is created from the earth.
Rio Claro, Colombia is a private nature reserve in Antioquia located three hours southeast of Medellin. It’s a popular way to escape the city and immerse yourself in nature. Rio Claro, which translates to “clear river,” flows through a marble canyon that has been shaped by the water over thousands of years. It provides a striking backdrop to base yourself in nature for a few days. Its magnificence is further enhanced by the beauty of the surrounding tropical rainforest.
The verdant green valleys that surround Medellin, Colombia, the city of eternal spring, are home to incredible small towns that are great for day and weekend trips from Medellin.
Villa de Leyva has remained nearly untouched for hundreds of years. With the main streets and central plaza still paved in cobblestones, it’s one of the only towns in Colombia that has preserved its colonial style as a whole. This ultimate guide to Villa de Leyva details everything you need to know from where to eat to where to stay.
Imagine swimming in an infinity pool of natural spring water on the top of a cliff with endless views of the surrounding mountains. To your right is a beautiful petrified waterfall that cascades into the valley below, appearing as if it has been frozen in time. This is the gorgeous scene at Hierve el Agua, Oaxaca.