Category Archives: Colombia

7 Awesome Places To Visit In Colombia – For Your Perfect Travel Itinerary

Places To Visit In Colombia - For Your Perfect Travel Itinerary

After Kelly taking in the places to visit in Colombia on her first ever solo trip, we returned and travelled there together for 52 days. Our Colombia trip was packed full of adventure as we experienced as much of this stunning country as we could. Being constantly blown away by the kindness and energy of […]

45 Awesome Photos That Will Inspire You To Travel Colombia!

Colombia Travel Photos - 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 Of Travelling Colombia – What We Spent In 52 Days

Cost Of Travelling Colombia - What We Spent

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

Camino Real Colombia - Off The Beaten Path

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 […]

Hiking In Colombia – 5 Epic Experiences

Hiking in Colombia - 5 Epic Experiences - Destination Addict

Being the second most biodiverse country on the planet makes for some pretty spectacular scenery which is the reason why hiking in Colombia was so high up our list of travel priorities! With so many stunning places to visit in Colombia, each area we travelled to we tried to fit at least one hike in. […]

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 […]

Lost City Trek, Colombia – Everything You Need To Know

Destination Addict - Lost City Trek, Colombia - Much More Than Just A Hike

The Lost City Trek or Ciudad Perdida was something on our list before we even set foot in Colombia and as we travelled through the country and headed from Cartagena to Minca we were excited to see if we could do the Trek though our hostel – Casa Loma. After booking the trek through the […]

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 […]

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