Cargatena (10°24’ N 75°30’ W) or Cartagena de Indias is a large city with almost one milion inhabitants. It has a beautiful old city.

Getsemani (10°25’13″ N 75°32’42″ W) is a district in Cartagena with many beautiful streets.

Carrera 5, one of many beautiful streets of Cartagena.

Muelle de los Pegasos (10°25’20″ N 75°32’55″ W).

Santa Cruz de la Popa convent (10°25’09″ N 75°31’32″ W) on top of a hill.

Cartagena seen from the convent, western view.

South-eastern view.

Castillo de San Felipe (10°25’20″ N 75°32’20″ W).

Cartagena seen from the castle, western view.

View on Bocagrande district (10°24’16″ N 75°33’10″ W) from the end of Castillogrande district (10°23’33″ N 75°32’47″ W).

Plaza de San Pedro Claver (10°25’18″ N 75°33’03″ W).

Santuario de San Pedro Claver (10°25’18″ N 75°33’04″ W).


La Guajira

La Guajira is a region and peninsula in northern Colombia, at the border with Venezuela. The first place where tourists go is the village of Cabo de la Vela (12°11’45″ N 72°08’48″W) from where tourists can go further.

View on the Ojo de Agua beach (12°12’50″ N 72°10’39″W) and El Faro de Cabo de la Vela lighthouse (12°12’35″ N 72°10’45″W, barely visible on the picture) on nearby peninsula.

View on Piedra Tortuga peninsula (12°12’59″ N 72°10’42″W) from the same place. Does it look like a turtle?

Ojo de Agua beach and El Faro de Cabo de la Vela seen from the isthmus of Piedra Tortuga.

Sunset on El Faro de Cabo de la Vela.

Sunrise on Pilon de Azucar (12°14’18″ N 72°08’34″W).


Chicamocha National Park

In northern Colombia, south of Bucaramanga (7°07’ N 73°07’ W), there is a Chicamocha National Park on a top of mountain ridge (6°47’24″ N 73°00’14″W). Inside the park there is also a teleférico on the other side of the Chicamocha canyon.

View from Panachi teleférico station (6°48’29″ N 73°02’54″W) on the western edge of Chicamocha canyon where there is a viewpoint.

View from Mirador del Chicamocha (6°49’14″ N 73°02’17″W) on Chicamocha canyon.


Valle de Cocora

Valle de Cocora (4°38’ N 75°29’ W) is a valley near cities of Pereira and Armenia in Colombia. It’s the main location where Quindío wax palm can be found. It attracts a lot of tourists.