Caracas may have given me birth, but you gave me glory.") Simón Bolívar, who honored Cartagena with the name La Heroica after he liberated the city from the Spanish in 1820 Hotel Casa Pestagua 11 rooms and a spa as small as it is elegant occupies.
If cycling through the vineyard or having a glass of red in your hand at sunset sounds like the perfect break then it's perhaps time you booked a wine holiday. There's incredible landscapes to be seen in destinations around the world and staying in wine.
Cartagena, the venerable Caribbean ... The next morning, after feasting on the Park 10 Hotel’s fresh papaya, guava, mango and pineapple and aromatic brewed coffee, we piled our bags into a van for a tour of a modern eco-green building celebrating.
Ahead of the city’s host of the World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony in October, Breaking Travel News sits down at ITB Berlin with ... It is preceded by Spain and the United Kingdom, which amounted to 39 per cent and 12 per cent of all.
In Cartagena, the first blush of the tourism boom brought a profusion of small boutique hotels inside the walls' seven-mile circumference. But now international chains, including Holiday Inn, Sonesta, InterContinental and Sol Melia of Spain, are building.
Cartagena’s Colombian Film Competition showcases, of higher-profile titles, “Pink Noise,” a hotel loners’ drama from Roberto ... on Nicolas Echeverria’s 2014 Guadalajara winner “Eco de la montaña.” A legendary raconteur, his master-class.
Since many in the wild kingdom are early risers and I was in Costa Rica to explore the Central American country's flora and fauna and its ecotourism efforts, I grudgingly welcomed a 5 a.m. wake-up at the Lapa Rios Eco Lodge on the Osa Peninsula courtesy of.
OVER 300 years ago, when European pirates regularly prowled the coasts of the Yucatan, a military engineer named Martin de la Torre wrote the King of Spain proposing a series ... Except for Cartagena on Colombia's Caribbean coast, Campeche is the only.
Imagine the striking coastal setting of the now-famous Colombian city of Cartagena, its candy-colored Spanish Colonial ... sit alongside crumbling structures. Boutique design hotels like La Casa del Farol, with rooms conjuring Paris or New York, have.
We figured we should see Bogota, Medellin, Cartagena, the jungle, and end our trip with some Caribbean islands off the Northern Coast...basically we wanted to get a sampler of each region of the country. With our Spanish skills, we booked hotels and rental.