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Anthony Bourdain

En el 2008 la visita de Anthony Bourdain a Cartagena ‘revolucionó’ a los principales chef  y dueños de restaurantes del Corralito de Piedra que esperaban que el famosísimo programa ‘Sin Reservas’, y  por supuesto su presentador estrella, tocaran en cualquier momento a su puerta.

Sin embargo, fue el propietario de La Cevichería, un restaurante que empezaba a abrirse camino a pocos metros de la Plaza San Diego, el encargado de guiar a estrella de la cocina mundial en la travesía de descubrir los sabores que identifican a Cartagena. Read more


Thanks to its buzzy bars and hotels, Colombia’s Cartagena has a soul-shaking, body-rocking groove that now makes it the Caribbean’s most alluring city.

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Jorge Escandón in andrewharper.com

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Jorge Escandón, Cartagena, Colombia

In addition to operating a seafood restaurant, chef Jorge Escandón leads adventurous gourmets (including celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain) through Cartagena’s colorful Bazurto Market. First, we browsed the seafood stalls, where he selected a fresh tuna for our lunch, along with some live shrimp. Read more

LA Cevicheria en The Culture Trip

Eat some incredible ceviche at La Cevicheria

Cartagena is a port city on Colombia’s Carribbean coast, boasting colorful colonial buildings, a rich history and plenty of things to see and do. Here’s a list of the top 10 sights and activities in the city.

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Cartagena is back on stage: TV5 Ports D’Attache new season

Ports D’Attache:

Ports D’Attache: A tour of the main port cities around the world. In this new season Cartagena plays the starring role. The crew visited one of the most interesting spots in this colonial city: Bazurto Market with Jorge Escandon as a guide and wonderful host. Jorge is the Chef and owner of La Cevicheria Restaurant.

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Prominent international media industry professionals at Salón FICCI

Acclaimed filmmakers, screenwriters, producers, actors and other film industry professionals, including prominent names in world cinema such as Abbas Kiarostami, Alejandro González Iñárritu, Clive Owen, Pawel Pawlikowski and John Sayles, will share their knowledge and experience during these complementary activities Read more


The International Film Festival of Cartagena de Indias starts this week and here are ten reasons not to miss it: Read more

Ficci: Cine en los barrios y Barrios al cine continues reaching every corner of Cartagena and Bolívar

This year, the 54th edition of FICCI will come to 238 stages, bringing cinema to working-class neighborhoods in Cartagena and the municipalities, villages and small towns of Bolívar’s department. Thousands of people will have the opportunity to enjoy over 60 short films from 17 countries around the world

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