Tips for Visiting Salento, Colombia, in the Coffee Region

By Alex Kallimanis: Salento, Colombia is a charming town of around 9,000 people. It’s nestled in the Andes Mountains, in the “zona cafeteria” or coffee zone of the country, near the world’s tallest palm trees. Colombia is one of the world’s largest producers of quality coffee and Salento is a perfect base to explore this…

The Pros and Cons of Visiting Bogota, Colombia

By Alex Kallimanis: We recently returned from celebrating our 13 year wedding anniversary in Bogota and the nearby coffee region around Salento. Overall, it was an amazing trip and we highly recommend Colombia. It’s a beautiful country and offers great value. At the same time, if you visit the country independently like we did, there…