From vibrant, up-and-coming cities adorned with dramatic street art to extraordinary wildlife residing in magnificent and diverse habitats, Colombia has so much to offer the discerning traveller. Below, we have selected seven spectacular photographs that illustrate some of the countless reasons to travel to this underrated South American country.
For the colonial charm
Cartagena, a beautiful colonial city on Colombia’s Caribbean Coast, is a wonderful place to explore. Here, you pass the time strolling around colourful alleyways and pretty plazas, soaking in the atmosphere; or you can set out on foot with an inspiring guide to admire some amazing street art, before retreating to Casa San Agustín, a charming boutique hotel with a private beach.