• Columbia,  Destinations

    First impressions on Columbia after visiting Cartagena and Santa Marta

    -Columbia’s average salary is more than 30% higher than in Romania, country member of the European Union  -It’s an affordable country, but definitely not cheap -In five days we never heard anything than Spanish music -Columbians enjoy music and dance -the healthy options for food are super limited,  the locals enjoy eating a lot of junk food,  so their shape it’s not the best -it’s pretty safe even though from time to time people warn about not showing off your smartphone. There is a lot of police -they take fingerprints at some hotels and at the exchange offices -better not read too much about one place,  you will miss the…

  • Columbia,  Destinations,  Hotel reviews

    Review La Artillería boutique hotel Cartagena

    Amazing value, perfect location in the hip Getsemani neighborhood, walking distance from the historic centre. the service it’s fantastic, from cleaning, breakfast, reception and management.   The rooftop pool is a great differentiator, very pleasant in the evenings also. The finishings and the details are high class.  Quiet new AC, large TV. We booked two nights, but we extended to 6 nights, it was a treat. you can check other reviews on TripAdvisor : http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-g297476-d7851356-Reviews-Hotel_Boutique_la_Artilleria-Cartagena_Cartagena_District_Bolivar_Department.html and directly book here: www.hotellaartilleria.com We would love to share our movie from Cartagena: Beautiful colonial CartagenaOn our first day in Colombia we felt Cartagena is overated. After a week we fell in love. Find…