I love the beach I will start with the positive. It is the beach and despite the fact that if is not white sand and blue water, it was warm as can be with the sound of waves crashing and to me, that is always a plus! My hotel included umbrellas, beds, loungers, chairs, towels and a beach bar so I had the luxury of being able to hide during the hottest hours of the day. There were red and black flags up
Many people want to add Cartagena to their Colombia itinerary. The city has a tremendous reputation, there are many delicious restaurants and upscale hotels. The Cartagena beaches nearby the city are unpleasant. Fortunately, there are some cool alternatives to find a lovely white-sand spot.