In the north of Colombia, close to the coast and the Caribbean, you will find Cartagena. Cartagena is the capital of the department Bolívar and it has about 1,075,000 inhabitants. The climate is very pleasant, with an average temperature of 25 to 30 degrees Celsius, day and night.
Cartagena is often seen as the cultural hotspot of Colombia. It has a lot of old buildings, large churches and the old city walls are still there. There are numerous small streets with colorful buildings.
Cartagena is very famous for its Ceviche, which is simply a dish that consists of different kinds of raw fish. Cartagena is also famous for its harbour, forts and a group of monuments, which are also on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Who wouldn't want to volunteer in Cartagena, a beautiful, typically Colombian city, with its beautiful views and unique nightlife?
Although Cartagena sounds and looks fantastic, the locals are very poor and could use your help perfectly. And of course, you as a person also learn. There is always something new to discover and learn.
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