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Friends for Colombia supports Colombian nonprofit foundations who are doing great works to address the social challenges faced by so many Colombians. In addition, we help visitors and others to experience the real Colombia and provide opportunities...more
We booked on this morning trip whilst on a Crystal Symphony Panama Canal cruise.
Not sure what to expect we arrived at the centre and were taken to see the older children who welcomed us with an energetic dance. The director gave us a talk...More
We just finished two week Panama Canal cruise and our day with Dan and Berit Wick of Friends For Columbia, was the highlight of our trip. We had a group of 16 people and everyone agreed that the tour far exceeded our expectations. Dan and...More
When we did this "excursion," we were finishing our 43rd cruise. I know a thing or two about excursions and this is one of the very best you can experience. Do you want to see the essence of the country you're visiting or go to...More
Not knowing what was truly install on this tour, I was extremely happy with the outcome. Not only did we learn about Columbia and the city of Cartagena, but also, we learned about the culture of the people and got to meet and interact with...More
Date of experience: March 2017
Dan W, Owner at Friends For Colombia - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017
We're so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us in Cartagena and the experience you had with the wonderful people here. You were part of a great group and everyone really reached out and expressed a friendship to the people. Thank you for touching...More
the highlight of our stay in Colombia was when we took the Friends of Colombia tour with Dan and Berit Wick . They met us and about 16 other cruisers on the Celebrity Equinox right on the pier in an air conditioned bus with driver....More
Date of experience: April 2016
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Dan W, Owner at Friends For Colombia - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2016
What a great group you were. So glad you joined us and enjoyed the experience. Thanks for being so open with everyone and all of the items that you brought for the people. Hope you'll have a chance to come back and visit us.
My mum and I were lucky enough to to be able to join a tour that Dan and Berit offered one of the days we were in port. I was slightly apprehensive it would come across as "look how lucky we are compared to you"...More
Dan and Berit are an amazing couple who have been living in Cartagena for 13 years. Before I had even arrived they went out of their way to accommodate me in order to spend a day with them. They took me to Actuar foundation, they...More
If you want to see the real Cartagena you must take this tour. Dan and Berit are an amazing couple, warm and friendly and immediately make you feel like family. Dan picked us up and showed us the other side of Cartagena. Our first stop...More
We recently returned from a 30 day cruise to S.A. Cartegena was one of our ports. This was our second tour with Dan & Berit and what a wonderful day. The first time we went we spent time at center that provided many activities for...More
Date of experience: December 2015
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Dan W, Owner at Friends For Colombia - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2016
Hope that you had a wonderful cruise. It was great to have you join us again and thank you for your kind comments. You were a great group and really touched the people you met. Hope to see you on your next trip to Cartagena.