Soaring Andean summits, unspoiled Caribbean coast, enigmatic Amazon jungle, cryptic archaeological ruins and cobbled colonial communities. Colombia boasts all of South America’s allure, and more.

Going to Colombia? 10 things to know before you visit

CNN) — There was a time when few travelers visited Colombia, when the country was synonymous with drug lords, when the only English you heard on the streets was spoken by American Marines. That Colombia — a country of conflict and cartels — has largely disappeared, replaced by a rejuvenated capital of Bogota and a […]


The Best Places to Visit in Colombia

This article isn’t intended to be a detailed guide to the country, more of a taster of the things to do in Colombia during a first visit. Whether you have a week, a month or more, here are some of my highlights from my visit to Colombia.


10 common mistakes when buying travel insurance

Every journey and every traveler is unique. Check before you buy. Travel insurance is not so simple. Does your group insurance or credit card offer travel coverage? Does it cover all your needs? Ask a travel agent, instead of one of the top ten insurance gaffes … 1. Why make sure? I am young and […]