"This experience got 3 stars of 3 by Frommer's Travel Guide" Discover Cartagena by Locals provide local guides who will give you an unique experience. We will start at the public market, where we will go there by public transportation or a Van. Over there, we will visit our friend Cesar where we will be able to learn about "Champeta music" (a Local rythm ). We will teach you about it´s history and how to dance it. Then, we will walk around the fruits and vegetable section, we will introduce to you ALL OUR FRIENDS. We will try many tropical fruits, the local beer, the local soda and learn about stories behing the local receipes. We will visit Cecilia's restaurant where Anthony Bourdain tried many local recipies. Then, ( and our fav part) we will come to a local family's house. The table we will ready for an amazing lunch cooked by local mom. We will eat in such an amazing local's home enviroment. You will part of our family for 1 hour. We will talk about the local's life. You can take pics of the birds and Lola.
Lunch at my family´s house.
Local soda, local beer and Juice
Hola My name is María, and I am a lifelong resident of Cartagena. I am the founder of "Discover Cartagena by Locals", a travel agency that designs local cultural experiences of our city for you to enjoy. We are a group of local tour guides who will show you the real Cartagena. With the Caribbean culture in our blood, we are a friendly, fun, and outgoing team, willing to share a piece of our culture with each traveler, while helping our community at the same time. We will be happy to show you our Cartagena, and share a laugh together. I promise, by the end of our time together, you will become our new local friend.
Bazurto Public Market Donde Cecilia Retaurant Runner place Donde Cesar Music Store Bruselas neigborhood
8月26日 月曜日 10:00～14:00
The public market is a noisy place, where the smell can be strong sometimes, so if that its not something important for you, then join this experience. I advice to wear comfortable and close shoes.