Colombia, Destinations, South America

What to do in Salento

I had never heard of Salento before coming to Colombia until it was casually mentioned by other travelers. This mystical town in the southern hills with towering palm trees and lush forests. It just sounded like a dream, rolling coffee bean farms, horses and jeeps the only means of transport on the dirt trails,  I… Continue reading What to do in Salento

Colombia, South America

Changing perspectives in Salento

I love how traveling always teaches you something, there is often a lesson to be learned or a reminder of your faults and prejudices. Salento did that for me. This is a short story of a lesson I learned there... I had decided on impulse to add Salento to my trip south through Colombia on… Continue reading Changing perspectives in Salento

Colombia, Destinations

Guatape

Skip to the bottom of this article for the practical information  I had to take time to share my love for this beautiful "pueblo". Before coming to Colombia l was not even aware of its existence. I came without a set itinerary and simply let myself be inspired by stories of other travellers l met… Continue reading Guatape