How do you reach Cabo de la Vela and Punta Gallinas without booking a tour ahead of time? Check out our off-the-beaten-track experience to reach this desolate region of Colombia that you don't want to miss.
Tayrona National Park, one of the best national parks in Colombia, is known for its palm-shaded coves, coastal lagoons, rainforest and rich biodiversity. Find out how exactly we got there, what we wish we would've known before, and our tips for enjoying the most out of your time.
Most people know Cartagena for its cobblestone streets, colonial history, and popular beaches. However, we got to learn more about what lies behind the city's walls, including its underserved communities and how you can help by volunteering with a great organization!
After hustling through the busy cities in Colombia, we found the perfect town to settle down for a few days in Jardín. We were able get away from the city hustle, enjoy the brightly colored houses, start our mornings slow, mimic the locals drinking coffee and gathering in the main plaza, and explore the incredibly lush landscape.
After volunteering at this orphanage in Colombia, we were invited to a traditional Quinceanera for one of the girls. Even though we had plans to leave Medellin on the date of the party, we knew we couldn't miss this cultural experience of a lifetime. Read on to find out what made this quinceanera so special!
Staying fit and active while you travel can be challenging, but it's not impossible. Medellin actually has the BEST outdoor gym you could dream of. Check out our favorite ways to stay in shape while we based ourselves in Medellin.
Guatapé, a town east of Medellín, is known for its colorfully decorated houses, a vast man-made reservoir, and being a hub for water sports! Read on to find out what made our day trip here so incredibly fun + easy! Ps, it also includes how we conquered the hundreds of steps to the top of Piedra del Peñol, a giant granite rock outside of town.
We had no idea volunteering at this orphanage in Medellin, Colombia would be one of the top experiences of our trip. Click to read more about exactly what to expect when volunteering at JUCUM Medellin and how you can get involved.