Colombia: Cartagena and Santa Marta

By | 2019-06-11T19:10:17+00:00 June 11th, 2019|

Cartagena We spent five nights in Cartagena visiting a language school. Probably, I will not surprise you by claiming that Cartagena is gorgeous. Our impression was that in the city center, literally each house was colorful, clean and decorated with flowers. Later, we realized that it was not allowed to hang your laundry on the balcony in the [...]

Three weeks in Colombia: our route

By | 2019-06-11T19:12:41+00:00 March 21st, 2019|

Our route in Colombia Combined with Panama (you can read more about it here and here), Colombia was our big trip of the year 2018, which spread into the beginning of 2019. We spent a bit more than three weeks (23 days) in this beautifully diverse South-American country. For those who want to go to Colombia and have [...]

San Blas paradise

By | 2019-02-02T16:25:38+00:00 February 2nd, 2019|

One of the reasons why we flew to Columbia over Panama was that eight years ago on his world trip Matthias spent some wonderful time on the San Blas islands and since we started travelling together, he wanted to show me this paradise on Earth. About San Blas Actually, the modern name of San Blas is Guna [...]

What to do in and around Panama City

By | 2019-01-24T21:57:40+00:00 January 24th, 2019|

We spent three nights in Panama City and in my opinion, it is sufficient to get to know the city and explore its surroundings. Panama la Vieja Panama’s capital and largest city was founded in 1519, by Spanish conquistador Pedro Arias Dávila to serve as the starting point for expeditions to the Inca in Peru. Unfortunately, 150 [...]