Cartagène • Colombia
Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena
The Sofitel Cartagena Santa Clara offers the perfect combination of age-old trad...
Explore the old quarters of Getsemaní, San Diego or La Matuna, where you can breathe in the scents of flowers hanging from the balconies of the houses, sometimes painted with an almost Sevillian ocher tone, found in the square of Plaza Santo Domingo or the Portal de los Dulces. Nothing could be more pleasant than letting fate guide your steps and going off to explore this typical Colombian neighborhood, with its fruit vendors and little shaded streets. That said, it's impossible to leave these enclaves of another time without stopping in one of the restaurants, away from the traffic, to enjoy a Colombian specialty: ajiaco, a potato soup. Especially if you were planning to head for the Bocagrande neighborhood, where you'll discover a more modern Cartagena, far removed from its heritage, with immaculate buildings that give it the air of an American metropolis.