Santa Marta is the capital city of the Colombian department of Magdalena in the Caribbean Region. This is the place where most Colombians go to spend their vacations. You don't find many foreigners here and the culture, the food, and the conversion of the dollar to the peso is amazing. You will be able to spend so little for a gorgeous unforgettable vacation! Google "Santa Marta, Colombia" and you will be astonished by the gorgeous pictures of this Caribbean port.