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Travelling around Santa marta

jersey
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Please can people recommend places to visit from Santa marta? We have Been to Tayrona national park and are planning to go to Palomino in a few days . The plan was to go to Taganaga but after reading review we aren't so sure about going there ... thank you!

Colombia
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Minca - in the mountains behind Santa Marta. Nice walking trails, birds, waterfalls and great views.

La Guajira - minimum 2 day trip; it is where the desert meets the oceans and the very interesting Wayuu people.

Both of these are far far better than Taganga which is a hole.

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Medellin, Colombia
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You can also decide to take another hostel on the way to Palomino.

El Rio and the Journey hostel have a good reputation ;)

Atlanta, Georgia
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Stay at the hotel close by the Tayrona Park!!!!!

Travel around

Go to Sta Marta just for shopping

Go to Playa Cristal

Binghamton, New York
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To travelers of Santa Marta,

Been thinking about going, but have read about a travel alert. Did you feel safe?

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