Colombia Part Two – Ciudad Perdida and convalescing in luxury

Lost-CityFollowing a very relaxing week on the heavenly Caribbean island of Providencia (more here) we shocked ourselves back into reality with an arduous but incredible trip to Ciudad Perdida, or the Lost City, a ancient archeological siteΒ I’d been longing to visit since my trip to Machu Picchu some time a go. Continue reading

Colombia Part One – the Capital and Caribbean chilling

Colombia-flight-to-ProvidenciaA little while a go I ignored all the naysayers who write Colombia off as dangerous and only for those who are into their hard partying and set out with some girlfriends to discover Colombia’sΒ other side. I am so glad that I did…Colombia quickly proved itself to be one of the best countries I have ever visited. Not only was there so much to see and do (and no none of it was white and powdery…except maybe the pristine sand on the beaches) but the people were so kind, friendly and enthusiastic and not once did I feel unsafe.

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