“You only have to take a step inside the wall to see a Cartagena de Indias in all its grandeur. Who sees it for the first time, can not suppress the feeling of being reborn (Gabriel García Márquez)”
Join in walking the Historic Center of Cartagena de Indias, in the exciting literary and tourist route, based on the magical realism of the Literature Nobel prize, and the works of this great writer. We will visit the Cartagena of Garcia Márquez, the Real and imaginary stories, in this literary walk we will visit hiding gardens, houses, where the impossible love of Florentino Ariza and Fermina Daza in ‘Love in the times of the cholera’ lived in. We will visit the convent where Sierva María entered the house of her father, the Marquis of Casalduero, as well as other places linked to the personal history of García Márquez. The Nobel Prize for Literature, we will recreate an exciting experience of urban spaces and the history of the magic city, interpreted in a mixture of reality and fiction through the pen of our great writer. In 35 stations distributed in 12 Squares and 23 stories in the streets of the walled center. Each station has independent stories, we will visit the selection of streets and squares departing from anywhere in the historic center from the hotel where you are housed.
The Tour Includes: Guidance
Places of interest:Casa del Marqués de Valdehoyos, Convent of Santa Clara, luxury hotel Plaza Simón Bolívar, The portal of the Sweets (it could well be the school of the Presentation of the Virgin, where the protagonist fermina daza goles to before being expelled for keeping a love letter) Getsemani Quarter
A place where the characters of Love in the times of cholera go repeatedly is the Portal de los Dulces, Paseo del Camellón de los Mártires.
Recommendations:Make the trip with comfortable shoes, light clothing and wear a cap or hat.