You will want to take advantage of every aspect of Bogotá and there are many. From the markets and the architecture to the views and the agriculture, you will have no problem filling your time while you are there. For the sake of focusing, here is a top five of what you can do to occupy your days.
Here you will find the Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception. This is a beautiful example of Colonial architecture. located within Bolivar Square, the main square of Bogota containing many municipal buildings.
If you are in Colombia, not only do you have the chance to drink some of the best coffee in the world, but you can see how it is farmed and distributed. Destino Bogota offers a six-hour tour at around $95 a person. It is worth the experience and includes a coffee tasting and lunch.
If you are a foodie, then get thee to the Paloquemao Market. Go early in the morning and wander the food stalls for hours.
For beautiful views, go to Cerro de Monserrate for a view of the city. This place was considered sacred in pre-Columbian times and retains its idyllic quality in spite of the tourism. It is accessible by funicular and hiking.
This is an underground church, built in a salt mine, and considered one of the most impressive architectural feats of Colombia.
While your first inclination might be panic when you map out the various appointments and meetings on your upcoming business trip, relax. Trust us, a rental car has you covered.
Barcelona has seen a recent influx of craft cocktails bars within the past five years or so, and Sant Antoni seems to be one of the city’s epicenters of such swanky watering holes. Amid the crisscross streets, organic grocery stores and the soon-to-open, recently renovated Sant Antoni market is Bitter, an inconspicuous cocktail bar where there’s more than meets the eye.
Bleisure — it’s a term we’re all familiar with these days. After all, millennials drive the rising trend, combining business and leisure trips regularly. Take a few days to decompress in a new destination after a hectic schedule of meetings and business.
Friends and family members of travelers are always looking for the right gift. It’s hard to find something that will surprise a traveler and also be something they use often. Many are trying to look past the typical gifts travelers get, such as notebooks and pens, and looking more toward destination-specific or more unique items. Gift giving can be difficult for some that don’t know what a traveler is looking for or needs, but these three gifts are a great starting point.