Category Archives: Colombia

45 Awesome Photos That Will Inspire You To Travel Colombia!

We had an unbelievable time travelling around Colombia for two months. Being so diverse and hell of a lot safer nowadays there has never been a better time to travel Colombia. There’s definitely a special energy that you will feel from the moment you arrive. Boasting no two places being exactly the same, when travelling […]

Cost Guide – What We Spent Travelling Colombia

Cost Guide - What We Spent Travelling Colombia - Destination Addict

Colombia is one of the most diverse countries on the planet, not just in scenery but in every single way. We were so excited to get stuck into its culture, learn some more about its interesting history and have the choice of Caribbean coast, mountain ranges, jungles and amazing cities. Colombia being so self sustainable […]

Complete Camino Real Adventure – Off The Beaten Path In Colombia

Arriving in Colombia’s adventure capital San Gil we were keen to explore the surrounding area and get a hike in whilst we were there. Upon a recommendation we looked into Colombia’s Camino Real spanning though 6 small towns and villages in the Colombian Santander countryside, all the way from Cabrera to Los Santos . The […]

5 Alluring Reasons To Add Minca Colombia To Your Kick-Ass Itinerary!

Destination Addict - Our favourite shade of sunset from Casa Loma, Minca Colombia

Minca, Colombia Sitting in the Sierra Nevada mountains right up above the city of Santa Marta, Minca Colombia was not somewhere that was even remotely on our radar when we arrived in the country but oh boy are we glad we decided to go there. What started off as a few days, turned into a […]

San Andrés Island, Colombia – The Caribbean On A Budget!

Destination Addict - San Andrés Island, Colombia – The Caribbean On A Budget!

Ever wanted to have everything the Caribbean has to offer but for a fraction of the normal price? The beautiful and fascinating Colombian island of San Andrés is actually located actually closer to Nicaragua than Colombia right in the middle of the Caribbean sea. The locals are super friendly, the main languages are Spanish and […]

11 Awesome Things To Do In Cartagena

Destination Addict - Colourful buildings of Cartagena, Colombia

Situated right on Colombia’s Caribbean coast, the picture perfect city of Cartagena is a beautiful blend of old & new. Within the city walls there are plenty of colonial delights to be found & venturing outside or further afield you’ll find an array of things to do in Cartagena as well as pristine beaches where […]

Medellin – What To See In 4 Days

Destination Addict - Looking out over the barrios of Medellin, Colombia

Once one of the most dangerous cities on the planet, Medellin with its barrios that sprawl the mountains surrounding the city, its hip & chick neighbourhoods & its deep & complicated history showing everywhere, may shock you & surprise you but will certainly have you saying wow! Just soaking up the whole atmosphere & getting […]

Salento – A Taste Of Colombia’s Coffee Region

Destination Addict - Enjoying views over the Cocora Valley, Salento, Colombia

Salento, Colombia For us, a visit to Colombia’s coffee region was a must in a country that is the second largest producer of something we are so fond of, especially in the mornings – coffee! Salento ticked all of the boxes when we were looking at where we’d like to stay, lush, green rain forest, a […]