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Barranquilla climate: when to go to Barranquilla

Barranquilla, Colombia. Author Fernando Gutierrez. No Copyright

The Colombian city of Barranquilla is located on the western banks of the Magdalena River a few kilometers away from the Caribbean coast. Because of its location near the sea and in a flat area, Barranquilla has a hot and ...

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Medellín climate: when to go to Medellín

Medellín, Colombia. Author Dairo Correa. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

The city of Medellín is located in the Aburrá Valley (Valle de Aburrá) in the mountains of the Central Cordillera (Cordillera Central) of the Colombian Andes. The city is located on a plateau at 1,500 meters above sea level but ...

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Bogotá climate: when to go to Bogotá

Casa Cural de la Catedral, Bogotá, Colombia. Author Martinduquea. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

The climate of Bogotá is greatly affected by the altitude at which the city is located. In fact, Bogotá is located about 2,640 meters above sea level on a plateau of the Andes – the Altiplano Cundiboyacense – and its ...

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Colombia travel insurance, travel documents, plugs and sockets, mobile phones, health care, currency

Colombia. Author momentcaptured1. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

COLOMBIA TRAVEL DOCUMENTS Documents: For entry into Colombia is necessary to have a passport valid for at least three months at the time of entry into the country. Even children and minors must have their own passports. Visa: not necessary for tourism ...

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Cartagena de Indias climate: when to go to Cartagena

Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. Author Pedro Szekely (szeke). Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

Cartagena de Indias has a typically tropical climate, warm all year round with minimal changes in seasonal temperatures. Seasonal differences will have only according to the quantity of rain that falls, and not according to the temperature. Based on the ...

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Cartagena de Indias: fortresses and Spanish colonial buildings

Iglesia de San Pedro Claver, Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. Author Pedro Szekely (szeke). Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

The city of Cartagena de Indias is one of the oldest cities founded by the Spaniards in South America. Cartagena was founded in 1533 by the Spanish conquistador Pedro de Heredia, thanks to its location in a sheltered bay along ...

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Colombia climate: when to go to Colombia

Playa Cristal, Parque Tayrona, Santa Marta, Colombia. Author Hugo Quintero. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

The climate of Colombia, because of proximity to the equator presents temperatures suffering only slight variations during the year, but they vary greatly depending on the height. Caribbean Coast of Colombia climate Along the Caribbean coast in the north of ...

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Colombia: a country with multiple and diverse landscapes

Valle de Cocora, Colombia. Author McKay Savage. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

Colombia (República de Colombia/Republic of Colombia) is a presidential republic, located along the equator on the north-west side of South America. It is washed to the west by the Pacific Ocean and to the north by the Caribbean Sea and ...

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