Cartagena de Indias
Cartagena de Indias is located on the Caribbean Coast of Colombia, in the north of the country. It was founded in 1533 by Don Pedro de Heredia and to the present day, still preserves the architectural and historical assets from its Colonial period. This is one of the reasons that it was recognized as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1984.
Its people are kind, and you can expect many smiles during your visit. This spontaneity and happiness is part of the way “Cartageneros” live, and a notable benefit to your experience.
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