I left Salento, Colombia, in much the same manner I left Taganga: wondering why we were leaving at all. Luke was ready to party, however, and we had heard from multiple sources that Cali, Colombia was the place to do that. If that is true, Luke and I were in the wrong spot. Along with… Continue reading Go to Colombia: Part III of III
After spending a few extra days scuba-diving in paradise (see previous post), Luke and I hopped on a bus back through Santa Marta, Colombia, and on to Medellin. Medellin is, supposedly, one of Colombia´s gems. But given our Cartagena experience, Luke and I decided to head out of the city immediately and wound up, mostly… Continue reading Go to Colombia: Part II of III
Before I talk much about my recent two-week Christmas trip to Colombia, let me answer what seems to be most people´s first question: Yes. Yes, Colombia is safe for Americans, as long as you don´t go rubbing elbows at cocaine factories deep in the Amazon jungle. The last gringos kidnapped in Colombia were US defense… Continue reading Go to Colombia: Part I of III
My friend Luke and I just got back from a ten-day trip through Colombia. I plan on writing more about our experiences, but in the meantime check out some of Luke´s pictures here.