Iglesia de Santo Domingo
The Santo Domingo Church, built toward the end of the 16th century, is reputedly the oldest church in the city. It was originally built...
Palacio de la Inquisición
The haunting Palace of the Inquisition is one of the finest buildings in town. Although the site was the seat of the Punishment Tribunal...
Plaza de Bolívar
Formerly the Plaza de Inquisición, this leafy and shaded plaza, surrounded by some of the city's most elegant balconied colonial...
Café del Mar
Ocean breezes swoop in off the coast and bring a relaxing freshness to this chic outdoor lounge perching on the western ramparts of the...
El Rincón de la Mantilla
Decorated with baskets and seashells that gently wave from the rafters, this atmospheric Colombian place specializes in typical coastal...
Lonely Planet review
Very innovative takes on modern costeña cuisine at this intimate and trendy boutique restaurant. The oxtail stewed in red wine is the top-seller. One of Cartagena's best, even if service can veer on the snooty.