This list of incredible places worth visiting in Colombia is endless... But these are our favorites based on our central route. And if they don't make the cut, we've offered a list of places we didn't have time to see but have added to our bucket list!
We read a lot of different blogs about how to hike Valle de Cocora before we arrived... that you MUST go early to avoid rain, that although it's difficult, it's worth it to take the full 5 hour circuit, that you should probably wear rain boots because of the mud (we didn't wear them and had no problems), and that if you'd prefer a shorter route, it's possible to skip right to the grande finale.
Medellin is a culturally abundant, economically bustling, artistically inclined, wonderful city that seems to be constantly looking for ways to improve itself and the lives of its inhabitants. The city boasts museums, art installations, public libraries, universities, malls, parks, and almost unchanging perfect tropical weather.