WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 19 — CARTAGENA, COLOMBIA: 8am – 2pm

Spend a leisurely morning exploring Cartagena’s colonial architecture, long beaches and cafes. Cartagena has been a magnet for visitors since the 16th century, when pirates were a formative presence. The 17th century Castillo San Felipe de Barajas, part of the UNESCO site "Port, Fortresses and Group of Monuments, Cartagena" is known for its extensive and well designed defensive facilities.

EXCURSIONS / GENERAL INFO / WIKIPEDIA

»» Holland America’s Shore Excursions for Cartagena »»

»» Holland America’s destination guide for Cartagena »»

»» Wikipedia: Cartagena »»

»» The World Bank: Colombia »»

»» Cruise Critic: Cartagena »»

»» Wikitravel: Cartagena »»

RESTAURANTS

»» Trip Advisor: Cartagena Restaurants »»

Local Travel Site

»» Colombia Official Travel Guide »»