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Solo Traveler to Cartagena April 9 - 15

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Solo Traveler to Cartagena April 9 - 15

Hi All,

Anybody else going to Cartagena during that time period? Any suggestions on things to do as a solo traveler? Any tips will be appreciated... Thanks!

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Cartagena District, Colombia
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1. Re: Solo Traveler to Cartagena April 9 - 15

I'm thinking about going the week after you and was getting ready to post the same question. Hopefully the replies start rolling in. Sage travels to you.

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2. Re: Solo Traveler to Cartagena April 9 - 15

I hope you already have a place to stay. Holy Week is usually at capacity. A couple of days should work for wandering the Old City. The beaches in Bocagrande have both the advantage and disadvantage of being close to restaurants. The Castillogrande beach area is much quieter.

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3. Re: Solo Traveler to Cartagena April 9 - 15

I'll be there solo the 8th-11th. Looking into lodging now. Haven't thought much about activities yet. Thanks for posting and maybe we can meet up :)

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4. Re: Solo Traveler to Cartagena April 9 - 15

Walled city very nice to explore. Huge and well preserved historic buildings, churches, squares. Definitely a highlight.Getsemani neighbourhood good to stay in and a few minutes out of walled city.

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5. Re: Solo Traveler to Cartagena April 9 - 15

There is the old city where you can spend a few days visiting. Bocagrande beach is very nice. It depends on what you like to do but I really enjoyed shopping there.

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6. Re: Solo Traveler to Cartagena April 9 - 15

Be careful this place is known for scams with damsels in distress

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7. Re: Solo Traveler to Cartagena April 9 - 15

Hi, I am just seeing ur post. I just got here today... where are you staying?

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8. Re: Solo Traveler to Cartagena April 9 - 15

Thank you

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9. Re: Solo Traveler to Cartagena April 9 - 15

Hi JamaicanB,

I would love to hear how your experience was, as I am traveling solo for one week on Sept 9th.

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