About Bed & Breakfasts in Colombia
Bed and breakfast in Colombia gains popularity quickly. First it evolves as a nice alternative to hotels and other types of accommodation. Second it is preferred for its small scale, affordable rates, genuine hospitality, authentic Colombian atmosphere and cuisine. Bed and breakfast properties in Colombia may be established in traditional colonial houses, cottages in the national parks, apartments in the big cities. Sometimes they may be called hostal, hotel, guest house or pension but they boast all typical features of a traditional bed and breakfast in Colombian style. Very often Colombian bed and breakfast provides more services than traditional B&B properties, which will make even the most discerning travelers feel at home. This peculiarity reflects the warm, open-hearted and hospitable nature of Colombian people.
Colombia becomes an ever more attractive tourist destination and quickly climbs up to the top ten "must visit" places in the world. The country is located in the north-west of South America bordering the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean. With the quick and steady improvement of its security, Colombia is now more confident to accept guests and reveal its unique natural beauty, dramatic history and rich culture. It is home to seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Cartagena, Los Katios National Park, Malpelo Island, Santa Cruz de Mompox, San Agustin Huila, Tierradentro. Its various nature may be enjoyed in several parks and protected areas suc as the Tayrona National Natural Park, Cabo de la Vela, Amacayacu National Park, the Nevado del Ruiz volcano, the Tatacoa Desert and the Cocora valley. The country's interesting history, culture, arts and architecture may be followed up in enchanting cities like Bogota, the walled city of Cartagena, the colonial towns of Santa Fe de Antioquia, Popayan, Villa de Leyva and Santa Cruz de Mompox, the festival cities of Medellin, Barranquilla and Pasto.