Apartment Rental Cartagena invites you to discover Cartagena de Indias, where modern luxury meets colonial Caribbean style. Founded in 1533, Cartagena has always been a destination for international travelers. From Spanish colonists, to pirate invaders, to modern tourists, Cartagena has typically had something to offer everyone. Located in the in the steamy Caribbean, visitors now come to experience a colorful mix of Spanish and Colombian history in this sensual and romantic destination.
Over the course of 208 years the Spanish crown constructed 11 kilometers of walls to protect the old city and the gold it held from enemy attackers. Nowadays these wide walls provide ample room for visitors to take a sunset stroll and have become one of the defining characteristics of this fascinating city. Both the protective walls and the castle guarding the port entry (Castillo San Felipe) were designated UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1980. For those seeking colonial architecture and Caribbean history, Cartagena has become a premier tourism destination. With Apartment Rental Cartagena, you can enjoy the marvels that Cartagena has to offer on the budget that you choose.
Don't think that Cartagena is stuck in the past though. For the dining enthusiast, there are exquisite restaurants featuring everything from top-notch fresh seafood, to hearty Italian, to fine Spanish cuisine. For the modern shopper, there are countless boutiques offering the newest in international and local styles. And, for that memory of a lifetime, visit one of the many jewelers offering the world's best emeralds. Colombia produces 75% of the world's emeralds, including those of the highest quality, so there is no more ideal location to purchase something for that someone special. Allow Apartment Rental Cartagena to share our local knowledge and discounts with you on your next vacation.
If all you want to do is relax, don't worry, Cartagena can accommodate you too. Try a day at one of the many white-sand beaches or a boat ride out to the Islas Rosario (Rosario Islands). With activities ranging from snorkeling, to scuba diving, to the aquarium, all ages and abilities can enjoy the many wonders of the Caribbean that Cartagena has to offer.
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