Galerazamba: Colombia’s pink sea. Another wonder of nature ruined by tourism?

Galerazamba: Colombia’s pink sea. Another wonder of nature ruined by tourism?

Less than an hour's drive from the bustling streets of Cartagena lies a place so surreal it seems straight out of a García Márquez novel: after driving past kilometres of nothingness, one suddenly stumbles across a bubble-gum pink lake, with people flocking around it like flamingos around a watering hole. Welcome to Galerazamba, a relatively [...]

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Why does it always rain on me? 6 things to do when it rains in Cartagena

Why does it always rain on me? 6 things to do when it rains in Cartagena

One may think that living in Cartagena, situated on the edge of the relentlessly beautiful Caribbean ocean, it's bikinis-and-flip-flops weather every day of the year. And technically, you could do this, if you're not averse to getting a few strange looks every now and again. But Cartagena, like countless other tropical cities and countries, has [...]