Cartagena De Indias Nominated For Best Destination | Al Día News – AL DIA News

Cartagena de Indias is Colombia's star tourist destination. Photo: Flickr

Cartagena de Indias is Colombia’s star tourist destination. Photo: Flickr

Cartagena de Indias has been nominated in four categories for Best Tourist Destination.

Erika Ardila


Cartagena has been nominated for the World Travel Awards, in the categories ‘Best Leading Cultural Destination in South America’, ‘Leading Honeymoon Destination in South America’, ‘Most Romantic Destination in South America’, and ‘Leading Cruise Port in South America’.

These awards are known as the Oscars of the tourism industry and each year the best cities are nominated in different categories for the public to vote on which destination deserves the Seal of Excellence.

Voting for the worldwide recognition will be open to travel professionals, media, tourists and the general public until tomorrow, July 29th.

The objective of the World Travel Awards, an organization that has been operating since 1993, is to recognize excellence in all key sectors of the travel, tourism and hospitality industries worldwide, through the Seal of Excellence in different categories

Cartagena is among the world’s most exclusive destinations for a perfect vacation, offering magical places, memorable landscapes and exuberant beaches in the paradisiacal Rosario Islands. 

The Walled Center is also one of the favorite scenarios for visitors and locals to wait for the sunset, ideal for romantic evenings and dreamy postcards. 

According to the Colombian magazine DONDE, “Cartagena is the best city for good living. The best tourist destination in Colombia. One of the most fashionable cities in the world. One of the most beautiful colonial cities in America. Ideal destination in the Caribbean for vacations and of course, the city for good living… just some of the international accolades”.

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