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A Misadventure in Minca, Colombia + Casa Loma Review

By on January 12, 2018
Misadventure in Minca, Colombia | Casa Loma Review | Bits of Bri

Minca is a tiny, enchanting town nestled in the Sierra Nevada mountains. Located just behind the coastal town of Santa Marta, it’s a place that’s becoming increasingly popular on backpackers’ itinerary. My experience was probably very different to the average backpacker’s, however. But I couldn’t be more thankful for my mountain retreat in Minca and […]

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Cabo de la Vela, La Guajira, Colombia

By on August 18, 2017
Cabo de la Vela, La Guajira, Colombia | Bits of Bri

We hurried on the bus that would take us from Tayrona National Park to Uribia, a small dusty town known as the cultural hub of the indigenous Wayuu people. I was already sleepy and it wasn’t even 9am. Sore from the hike back from Tayrona left me motionless in my comfy blue seat. My eyelids […]

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48 Hours in Tayrona National Park, Colombia

By on August 5, 2017
Tayrona National Natural Park, Colombia | Bits of Bri

The Caribbean coast called and said it was time for another adventure. So with a curious heart and a frugal budget, I left behind my rainy Bogotá home to spend 11 days on the sunny northern coast of Colombia. First destination: Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona – where we spent two days swaying in hammocks and […]

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A Weekend Adventure in Anolaima, Colombia

By on July 18, 2017
Anolaima, Colombia | Bits of Bri | Travel Blog | Travel Tales of Bri

You probably have heard of Bogotá, Colombia, but have you ever heard of the lovely little town of Anolaima? I hadn’t either, at least not until our dear Colombian friend invited us to stay in his finca (country home). Anolaima is a place that maybe little known, but once you visit you’re sure not to forget it. […]

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