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This cute little area right inside the main entrance to the Old city, has many ladies selling homemade sweets...many made with coconut, chocolate, pastries, etc. It's a nice way to learn about the culture of sweets in Colombia. Be ready to haggle.
I went to this place in order to buy candies for my family.
The variety is incredible, you will find a lot of candies you want to try.
This is an authentic place to buy Colombian candies. Highly recommended
Just across from the Clock Tower is El Portal de los Dulces, the triangular plaza that was once used as a market for slaves. Centuries ago hagglers would come here selling all kinds of pastas and sweets, thus the name. Today it is still has...More
This is located in The Old City of Cartagena. If you have a sweet tooth and you like trying new flavors its a go-to. You find all those great typical sweets and desserts they make in Colombia in a large variety. You can buy to...More
The setting is quite nice with the arches, and it's nice that most of the stands still have their sweets in glass jars. Plastic is taking over more and more though. The sweets were not my taste though.