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Tayrona Park

Wednesday, 28 September 2011 06:23 Published in Tayrona Park

Tayrona National Park is located and the Caribbean region to 34 km from the city of Santa Marta , is one of the most visited park Colombians which has several bays and inlets such as: Chengue , Canaveral , Gayraca , Cabo San Juan's Guide , Belts , Neguanje , Bahia Concha . This park is home to a large number of species that are distributed throughout its territory has about 15,000 hectares of land and 3,000 who are at sea.

Simon Bolivar Park

Sunday, 23 January 2011 20:44 Published in Santa Marta Historical Downtown

 

Simon Bolivar Park History

 

 

Located in front of the Customs House this park is also called Plaza de Armas (Arm´s Plaza) and Plaza de la Constitution (Constitution´s Plaza), bears this name since 1830 when the Liberator Simon Bolivar was veiled in the Customs House. It was officially opened in 1845 and in 1846 welcomed the marble fountain which was brought from Genoa (Italy).

Simon Bolivar Park Today

 

Today Bolivar Park hosts the gatherings of retirees from the City Hall, Government and teachers among others, who are in charge of spending the day telling old stories and talking about politics.

Couple's Park

Sunday, 23 January 2011 20:44 Published in Santa Marta Historical Downtown

History of the Parque de los Novios (Couples Park)

 

Built on a dry lake that was the initial site of the public market of Santa Marta, and is perhaps the place that has excelled in the city over the years (108 approximately).
It was named Santander Park, a tribute to general and vice president of New Granada and was remodeled over time to become a park where they did retreats, for what came to be called Plaza de los Novios.

Parque de los Novios Today

 

Located on front of the Justice House it’s a place where tourists and residents gather to enjoy the bars and restaurants that are around. The park is now a symbol of Santa Marta which reflects the excellent nightlife of the city.

Concha Bay

Sunday, 23 January 2011 14:55 Published in Beaches of Tayrona

Located in the Tayrona National Park, in Santa Marta, Colombia, white sand and peaceful beaches, an ideal place to relax, swim or practice any fishing activity.