• Colombia seeks better image as tourism grows phenomenally

    1 month ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Jill Colbeck of Denver still recall her friends' incredulous reaction when she said she wanted to return to Colombia and explore the country after a cruise ship visit to South America.
    “All our friends said, ‘Why in the world would you choose Colombia?'” Colbeck said during a visit in August to the picturesque city of Cartagena, which was once the home of the British adventurer and privateer Sir Francis Drake.
    This month marks two years since the Colombian government signed a peace agreement to end five decades of a wrenching, violent civil war, earning the country's president at the time...
    Read more ...