[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_gallery interval="3" images="3955,3957,6864,3958,3959,6863,3996,6857,6865,6861,6862" img_size="640x480"][vc_column_text]The most commonly known beach in Cartagena, Bocagrande became the place to be as far back as the 1950's when American oil barons and their families used it exclusively. Nowadays, it's a public beach, overflowing with activity. Located on the peninsula just south of the old city and facing out to the Carribean, Bocagrande can be reached easily by taxi from the old city for only about 5000 pesos ($2.00).