When Francis Drake attacked Cartagena, the local people built more than seven miles of these fortifications to protect the town.
In this area, you can go to look for fun, to shop or just to eat some food. There are vendors on the street offering traditional goods.
One of the oldest parts of the town with narrow streets, colourful houses and creative street art.
The Castillo San Felipe de Barajas is a fortress in the city of Cartagena, Colombia.
India Catalina was an indigenous woman from the Colombian Atlantic coast, who accompanied Pedro de Heredia and played a role in the Spanish…
The statue of a woman was given to Cartagena by a famous Colombian artist Fernando Botero. It is made of bronze.
The Cathedral of Cartagena in Colombia, officially the Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica of Saint Catherine of Alexandria, is located in the…
Plaza de la Aduana is the largest and oldest square in the town. Back in the colonial days, all the important buildings stood here.
Formerly known as Plaza de San Ignacio, it has been recently renamed after a missionary who helped African slaves.
A park which is famous not for its nature or beauty, but rather for its exotic animals which roam around the park.
The fort which is one of the oldest parts of city fortifications. Today, there is a club where you can eat and anchor your boat.
This is a modern neighbourhood popular among tourists because of its restaurants, bars and beaches. It is called "Big Mouth".
If you want to see how Colombians live, go to this market! It is quite pleasant but a bit chaotic.
This monastery on La Popa Hill is more than three centuries old. It has been restored recently and has a beautiful courtyard.
There are many tunnels hidden under the historic parts of Cartagena, mainly in San Felipe Castle. Enjoy the adventure!
A holiday area for tourists offers a picturesque view of the Caribbean Sea. There are also shopping places.
The University of Cartagena, also called Unicartagena, is a public, departmental, coeducational, research university based primarily in the…
Torre de la Escollera was a 206 m tall residential skyscraper with 58 floors planned to be built in Cartagena, Colombia.
A small hill, although the highest in the town, is easily spotted from the sea. There is a church and a monastery on the top.
Estadio Jaime Morón León formerly known as Estadio Pedro de Heredia is a multi-use stadium in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.