Work on the cathedral began in 1575, but in 1586, while still under construction, it was partially destroyed by the cannons of Francis...
Plaza de Bolívar
Formerly the Plaza de Inquisición, this leafy and shaded plaza, surrounded by some of the city's most elegant balconied colonial...
Museo del Oro y Arqueología
The Cartagena Gold Museum is like a miniature version of Bogotá's world-class gold museum. Though small, it offers a fascinating...
If the street juice-stands scare you, this is a lovely sanitized version on Plaza de los Coches. All the yummy fruits are represented in...
El Rincón de la Mantilla
Decorated with baskets and seashells that gently wave from the rafters, this atmospheric Colombian place specializes in typical coastal...
Calle de Ayos No 4-46 · interesting places nearby
El Bistro information
A casual, German-run restaurant serving up a daily-changing chalkboard menu of Euro bistro fare accompanied by superb home-made German bread and, of course, great beer. It's hip without trying too hard, and the food is rock-solid.