Are Colombians welcoming?

Are Colombians welcoming?

Colombia is synonymous with “welcome home”. By welcoming everyone into their homes and hearts, and teaching them their customs, the richness of Colombian music, the unique Colombian flavors and sharing their essence in general: what identifies them and makes them feel proud of their country.

How can I go to Colombia?

How To Reach Colombia

  1. Reaching Colombia by Air. An international airport serves all the main cities as well as tourist destinations.
  2. Reaching Colombia by Bus.
  3. Reaching Colombia by Road.
  4. Reaching Colombia by Water.

What does Colombia have to offer to tourists?

Colombia’s cities hold plenty of attractions. The capital Bogotá, with its mountains and museums, the flower-filled plazas of Medellin, Cali the world’s salsa capital and Cartagena, the jewel of the Caribbean coast, are among the many Colombian cities loved by visitors.

Do Colombians kiss on cheek?

In Colombia, though, kisses on the cheeks are generally only used as a greeting between women or between women and men who are more than acquaintances. And, contrary to other Latin American countries, in Colombia this type of greeting consists of one kiss given right cheek-to-right cheek.

What do Colombians think of foreigners?

Foreigners are treated almost like royalty, because Colombians are fascinated with people from other parts of the world. They will walk the extra mile for you and they’re very friendly! You’ll find that the warmer the weather, the warmer the people, but everybody is very helpful and accommodating regardless!

Why Colombia is special?

Colombia is known for its significant natural resources, modern cities, and a diverse culture. Colombia is the second most biodiverse country in the world, after only Brazil which is 10 times its size, and one of only 17 “megadiverse” countries.

How do you dress in Colombia?

Clothing and comfort Colombia’s tropical climate means lightweight, breathable fabrics are a must. Think cotton, linen, silk and wool. Avoid synthetics such as polyester and nylon (except for swimwear and wet weather gear) as they will make you sweat. If you’re travelling to cooler areas, Merino wool is perfect.