Category: Colombia

Popayan Colombia

Introducing the lesser-known Colombian city: Popayán

Popayán, one of the Colombian destinations we never quite made it to , but it gives us an excuse to go back! Luckily for us, Katie from What's Katie Doing has been and was happy to share her experience of this south-western Colombian city. Here are the details on where to stay and things to do in Popayán, Colombia. Hey

Read More

Continue Reading
El Carnaval de Barranquilla

Fiesta! Colombia’s El Carnaval de Barranquilla

For me (Dane from Holiday from Where guest posting to fill in Gemma and Craig's Colombia travel gaps), Barranquilla was the full Colombian experience; beauty, danger, dancing, tropical beaches, the incredible culture of the Colombian people, and not to forget the buzzing El Carnaval de Barranquilla. Carnaval de Barranquilla + Colombian Cops Why You Shouldn't

Read More

Continue Reading
Hostel Dorm Etiquette

The Do’s and Don’ts – Hostel Dorm Etiquette

What is it with a lack of Hostel Dorm Etiquette? I write this annoyed after yet another sleepless night in a hostel dorm. This time a chica dragged her rucksack in at 2am, opened and closed about twenty zips, seriously how many zips on that thing? And shone her iPhone torch all over the joint.

Read More

Continue Reading
Things to do in Bogota Colombia

La Candelaria v Chapinero, Bogota

Did you know that it rains most days in Colombia's capital, Bogota? I know, it was a surprise to me (Gemma) too! Hence the greater need to find cool things to do in Bogota come rain or shine. Here's a lowdown on the two distinct areas of Bogota, La Candelaria v Chapinero, where you'll find accommodation, food,

Read More

Continue Reading
Travel Monthly Round Up

Two Scots Abroad Monthly Travel Round Up #3

Today is a bank holiday Monday in Bogota, Colombia. Which is great for the Rolos (people from Bogota) but not for us Two Scots! We are in Bogota early to sort out our Travel Cards for Cuba and these Rolos appear to take their holidays seriously, nothing is open! Craig has spent the morning searching

Read More

Continue Reading