What to Eat, See, Do in Santa Cruz de Mompox

One of the last authentic colonial towns in Colombia, Santa Cruz de Mompox has slumbered for a century as a near-forgotten backwater. Now, the magic of its storied past is ushering it toward a new heyday. Young Mompoxinos heading to school along a hacienda-lined street. Photo by Daniel Dominguez Wetter. I hear laughter, but I can’t locate its source. It’s not coming from the other diners with me on the terrace of the old marketplace…

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20 reasons why you will fall in love with Colombia

June 6, 2018 Hola amigos, Manuela here. Looking back, after travelling and living in Colombia, I want to confess something…  I’m in love! I’ll admit, it wasn’t love at first sight, however, it wasn’t long until it had won me over. Now, I’m well and truly head over heels for Colombia! This amazing country has me whipped like no other place on earth for so many reasons. To prepare you for this emotional roller-coaster, here are 20…

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