Colombian Caribbean Coast

Thinking of the Caribbean the first destinations that come into your mind are usually the Dominican Republic and Curacao. Have you ever thought of Colombia? I guess not.

This you should change, Colombia is becoming more and more attractive for travelers at the moment; it is getting safer and safer every year. Furthermore it has beautiful landscapes and beaches to offer, it’s cheap and still

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What it’s like to volunteer in a school in Colombia

During my semester break this February I went to Barranquilla, Colombia to volunteer in a school/”colegio” as an English teacher.  Before I took my flight I was quite nervous. This experience should be the first time for me to be somewhere out of Europe. Furthermore my knowledge of Spanish at this time was really basic. That’s why I was a bit scared not to get along there.

The children

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In love with the memories I make

Just some random days in Colombia.

For my graduate internship I moved to Bogotá, Colombia. My colleague asked me to come with him and ‘some other people’ from work to a small town in the mountains. A weekend to the ‘unknown’, with only Spanish speaking people (at that time my Spanish wasn’t that good).

Saturday 5:00: the alarm goes off. No idea where and what I’m going to do. I couldn’t even be afraid of the unknown

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