What to pack for Colombia
Spanish is the national language of Colombia. Learning a few Spanish phrases is always appreciated and will make it easier to connect with the locals.
From the heat of Cartagena to the cooler weather of Bogota, Colombia has a diverse range of climates. Be sure to pack layers, including a raincoat for the wet season.
Whether you’re strolling the gardens of Medellín or hiking through Tayrona, you’ll need a reliable pair of shoes on your Colombia vacation.
In Colombia, the standard voltage is 110 V and the power plugs and sockets are of type A and B. The standard frequency is 60 Hz.
Colombia lies on the Caribbean coast and the Amazonian region, so you’ll need plenty of bug spray to avoid mosquitoes and other insect bites.