Santa Marta and the Beaches

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Santa Marta is a 5 hour bus ride from Cartagena past Barranquilla driving up the Atlantic coast. Santa Marta is at the base of the majestic Sierra Nevada mountains clearly visible from a city sitting in the foothills. Continue reading “Santa Marta and the Beaches”

The Best Caribbean Beaches in Colombia are near Santa Marta

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The best Caribbean beaches on the mainland of Colombia are in the north, around the port city of Santa Marta. SM is a small, easy and accommodating city one can easily get the hang of in an afternoon stroll. It’s an easy city to feel at home in and a good city to use as a base for visiting numerous beaches nearby. And the climate is cooler and much less humid than other cities on the coast. Continue reading “The Best Caribbean Beaches in Colombia are near Santa Marta”