After two great trips with my father to Tanzania taking on Kilimanjaro and a year later the ascent to the base camp of Mardi Himal in Nepal, after more than a year of rest, another joint adventure began to form in my head. Africa and Asia have already been visited and thanks to the ideal […]
Colombia’s most interesting facts.
Our first time in Colombia and South America itself made us fall in love with the country of such beauty, great people and diversity. Here are some of Colombia’s most interesting facts we have experienced during our trip. The most important fact is that Colombia is a stunning country with amazing landscapes. There […]
Medellín, a city overcoming its past to become one of the best.
After a couple of days spent in the capital of Colombia and overnight stay in small village of Guatape we jumped on the bus direction Medellín, city mainly known for Pablo Escobar and drug cartels. First thing to do was to buy a metro ticket which also applies to all urban cable cars, which were […]
Every country has a specific taste and there is probably nobody who doesn’t like to try new local foods. In my case it wasn’t any different in Colombia. I was really surprised to find out that Colombians love soups. Other big deal are “empanadas”, kind of stuffed bread fried or baked served in many varieties. […]
Guatape, the best view in the world.
To get to small village of Guatape we took a flight from Bogota to Medellin. Since we were on very tight schedule we ordered a taxi rather than wait for a bus. Since both of us speak Spanish we were able to make a good deal on 2 hour drive to village of Guatape. Our […]
Bogota graffiti gallery.
Bogota has to offer great art experience via streets full of graffiti. One of the first things I have noticed when walking in Bogota was that the city is full of graffiti from which most are just a junk you don’t want to see on any building. However I took some pics of the good […]
Bogota. Colombia trip part 1.
I always wanted to visit South America and finally after many years an opportunity came up. Due to cheap flight tickets and friends living in Bogota our choice was clear. Colombia, for many people symbol of drugs and violence but for me and my girlfriend Maria just another great opportunity to visit a new country and […]