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Located just 25 kilometers from Villa de Leyva, Ráquira is known in Colombia for its traditional pottery and hand-woven goods. In fact, its name means Village of Pots in Chibcha, an almost extinct language...
Located just 22 kilometers from San Gil, the Juan Curi waterfall is a popular day trip in the area.
We just came back from an intense month-long road trip around Colombia. For this journey, we visited many of the country's most popular spots and did a few hikes. While staying in San Gil,...
The Spanish introduced the Pase del Niño Christmas celebration hundreds of years ago. Infant Jesus is carried through towns and villages amidst dancing and costumes.
If you love plants or if you simply want to escape the busy city life for a couple of hours, then a visit to the Quito Botanical Garden is well worth it.
The Pastoruri glacier used to attract thousands of tourists wanting to see one of the few glaciers in the tropics of South America. But in the last decades it's shrunk by half.