One of the many benefits of living in Barranquilla, on the Caribbean coast of Colombia, is its convenient proximity the historic cities of Cartagena and Santa Marta, and their beautiful beaches of Isla Barú and El Rodadero, respectively. While Barranquilla has beaches, they aren't quite as scenic and pretty as those of Barú and Rodadero; … Continue reading Burros, Dives and Chivas: Your Guide to a Quick Weekend in Playa el Rodadero
World Oceans Day, June 8th, is a "global day of ocean celebration and collaboration for a better future," according to The Oceans Project. Although it's not known exactly who started World Oceans Day, it has been promoted and supported around the globe, led by The Oceans Project since 2002. As an avid new diver, passionate … Continue reading The Snorkel Mask Debate: Traditional Tube or Full-Face?
During the Independence of Cartagena, many locals indulge in travel for part of the week, returning to the city for the main celebrations as the seven days come to an end. After connecting with award-winning photographer William Zarza-Garcia, and viewing his gorgeous sights of Tolú on Instagram, it was hard to resist visitng this little Colombian … Continue reading Sucre’s Beachside Treasure: Santiago de Tolú