Colombia

Currency

Colombian peso (COP)

Capital

Bogota

Time-zone

UTC −5

Official languages

Spanish

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Destinations

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Best places to visit & sketch in Colombia

After 4 months exploring we discovered that Colombia is actually worth to put in any destination bucket list. This is our list of our best 14 places!
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Visit Medellin, what to see and sketch

Medellin was in fact known as a dangerous city. Even now, there are still some places that are better to avoid. However, we feel safe during our stay and Luís…
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Entrerrios, Colombia

Entrerrios surprised us. We didn’t expect that this small town would be unforgettable.
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On our way to Yarumal, Colombia

Have you ever had a day full of shits? Forgetting important things, acted clumsy or everything you did it just seems wrong? Or the opposite? Everything seems beautiful!
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Tuchin, Colombia

After few weeks we enjoyed the Colombian coast, it’s time to heading the mountains. On the way, we stopped in a small town 7 km away from Tuchin which is…
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Palenque – Colombia

The first impression of the village was rural areas and has strong resonances of African culture.
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Cartagena, Colombia

It was six in the morning in Cartagena when I woke up. I looked out the window and saw the clear sky. I dressed and packed the “office” bag with…
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Cartagena – Colombia

Many people said that Cartagena is a beautiful city in Bolivar, Colombia. And it is indeed. Personally, is one of the most beautiful cities I’ve ever been.
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Puerto Colombia

Puerto Colombia it self is a small village in the shape of a square. It does not have much more than a cute little church and the beach. If it…
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Barranquilla, Colombia

How is to draw and travel in Barranquilla?
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Cienaga – Colombia

Ciénaga was the place we found our second family in Colombia, after Bogotá, and all happened accidentally!
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Santa Marta – Bahia Concha, Colombia

Even though Santa Marta is known as a popular destination on the Carribean coast, there are more interesting places to explore outside.
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Bogota, Colombia

We decided to take a rest from the jet lag we had and stay for a few nights in Bogotá before we start the real thing in North Colombia.

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