Cartagena Colombia Introduction
Note: Cartagena did not receive any damage from the recent hurricanes
Trendy and Sophisticated, Cartagena is the perfect destination for those who like to combine a Caribbean vacation with a big dose of history. The port's majestic fortress, built by the Spanish in 1536, is a UNESCO world heritage site. In Cartagena's lively and colorful old city, many buildings have been transformed into unique hotels, shops, and restaurants.
Cartagena is located on Colombia's north coast
Where is Cartagena?
On the northern coast of South America, 400 miles west of Aruba.
Cartagena is very accessable by air:
Avianca from Miami: Daily
2 1/1 hours
Jet Blue from Ft. Lauderdale Daily
Delta from Atlanta up to 3 x weekly 4 hours
Avianca and Jet Blue from New York/JFK 5 hours
Copa from Panama City 1 1/2 hours
with connections from US cities
Lot's of daily flights via Bogota
Meet Cartagena on video
VIDEO: Magical Cartagena
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