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Top 5 Rooftop Bars in Cartagena’s Historic Center

Top 5 Rooftop Bars in Cartagena’s Historic Center

Oct, 2019

The best Cartagena bars are the ones with rooftop bars. Here's our edit of the best open-air, sky-high spots around the city to fit your travel vibe.

 

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5 Ways to Stay Cool as a Cucumber in Cartagena

5 Ways to Stay Cool as a Cucumber in...

Sep, 2019
Cartagena can be insufferable in a heat wave and humidity, but these tips will help you get by.

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How to Experience San Basilio de Palenque’s Biggest Party of the Year

How to Experience San Basilio de Palenque’s Biggest Party...

Jul, 2019
Every October since 1985, the dusty village of San Basilio de Palenque has celebrated Festival de Tambores y Expresiones Culturales de Palenque, a nonstop three-day festival celebrating the music, rhythms, and culture of Palenque.

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Most instagrammable doors in cartagena

Most instagrammable doors in cartagena

Apr, 2019
We perused the social media platform in search of Cartagena's most instagrammable doors that will make your followers double-tap.

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Editor's picks: Favorite Places in Cartagena

Editor's picks: Favorite Places in Cartagena

Apr, 2019

Cartagena has several things to see, from historic centre and beautiful islands to world-class shops and restaurants. Amber Dunlap our content writer at Juan Ballena show us her favs. 

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Top 5 Honeymoon Hotels in Cartagena

Top 5 Honeymoon Hotels in Cartagena

Feb, 2019
Choosing where to spend your romantic getaway, however, can prove to be a surprisingly difficult decision. Here’s a list of our picks for honeymoon-worthy Cartagena hotels to help you narrow down the options.

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Top vegetarian restaurants in Cartagena

Top vegetarian restaurants in Cartagena

Jan, 2019
Wheter you don't consume any meat at all or you just want to switch your typical pollo or carne, this convenient list of the top three vegetarian and vegan restaurant will be very helpful when visiting Cartagena.

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Three days in Cartagena

Three days in Cartagena

Nov, 2018

If you have just a few days to visit the Walled City, this pocket guide can be a good way to fit it all in during your stay.

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The Ultimate Guide to Cartagena Independence Day 2018

The Ultimate Guide to Cartagena Independence Day 2018

Oct, 2018
Here is a pocket guide to Cartagena Independence Day 2018, including what it is, when it is, and where to be during Cartagena’s biggest party of the year.

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San Diego: A Guide to Cartagena’s Bohemian Neighborhood

San Diego: A Guide to Cartagena’s Bohemian Neighborhood

Oct, 2018
Home to the most picturesque streets and plazas. Here’s a guide to some of its best bites and sights.

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