Bogota Colombia – The Complete Guide

Choosing Bogota Colombia as a vacation destination might be out there for some people. For us, it was a long time coming. For years Colombia has been deemed off-limits based on The US. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs travel advisories and public perception. Sadly, public perception stems from the Pablo Escobar days of [...]

2020-02-29T16:07:26-05:00By |0 Comments

Hotel Del Salto at Tequendama Falls – Colombia

Ever since I saw the photos of Hotel Del Salto at Tequendama Falls, I wanted to visit this allegedly haunted hotel. Colombia was already on the list for 2019, and I chose Bogota explicitly to see this once hotel, now museum. Outside of the obvious reasons like being directly opposite a huge waterfall, the hotel [...]

2020-02-08T14:05:11-05:00By |0 Comments

Villa de Leyva – Casa Terracota

Villa de Leyva's Casa Terracota is an architectural marvel that took the artist and environmental activist Octavio Mendoza 20 years to complete. Often referred to as "Casa de Flintstones" by locals, this unusual house is made entirely of clay.  Coming in at a whopping 5,400 square feet, Villa de Leyva's Casa Terracota is considered the world's [...]

2020-02-08T14:15:30-05:00By |2 Comments

The Five Best Bogota Restaurants and Bars

Everyone is always looking for the best places to eat and drink, here are the best Bogota restaurants and bars you will find in the Chapinero district. These are not in any order; all were amazing! This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure and privacy policy for more information. Harry's Bar Don't be fooled by [...]

2020-02-08T14:19:39-05:00By |0 Comments

Cilantro Margarita Recipe – Bogotá Colombia

The frozen cilantro margarita was my favorite drink that I tried in Bogotá, Colombia. So much so that I had to recreate it. Here is my take on the most refreshing margarita you'll ever try! A must for the summer - try it, you won't be disappointed. Perfect for hot days, this drink will cool you [...]

2020-02-08T14:21:50-05:00By |0 Comments

Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá – Bogotá, Colombia

Hailed, as one of Colombia's most significant architectural accomplishments, The Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá is the most stunning and unusual cathedral you will ever visit. From the moment you start to walk down the pathway leading to the tunnels, you know you are about to experience something inspiring. It's dark, wet, mysterious, and reminiscent of a [...]

2020-02-08T14:24:48-05:00By |2 Comments