Medellin’s pleasant climate gives the city its nickname – the City of Eternal Spring – with fresh flowers sprinkled throughout the cityscape. Don’t be fooled by its pleasantness – the salsa scene is hot here, being home to several of Colombia’s most accomplished dancers and storied salsa clubs. And with the latest peace deal, Medellin has never been safer.
Colombia’s third largest city, Santiago de Cali, aka Cali, is famous for its tropical party vibe, beautiful smiling people, and sizzling nightlife. Here, salsa is in the water. Take a cab, sip your coffee, or just walk past any open window and you’ll hear flavorful salsa music blaring out. Welcome to the salsa capital of the world!
Cartagena de Indias, aka Cartagena, is the darling of the Caribbean coast, a romantic UNESCO historic city who’s old town is surrounded by colonial stone walls, and lined with a labyrinth of cobblestone streets, vibrantly painted residences, and leafy plazas. Closeby are several beaches and islands to cool off in after dancing. What more could you ask for?
Bogota is a great spin off to all other Colombian Cities. With over 8 million people living there, it is the kind of place where you can find everything you’d like. The nightlife is vibrant, there are plenty of concerts, mind-blowing museums, and breathtaking street art. That without mentioning the beautiful surrounding Andean mountains, perfect for hiking and other outdoor activities.