There is a delightful little island called Isla del Pirata just off the coast of Cartagena in Columbia. And just off the shore of this Pirates Island sits – very appropriately – a mermaid.  map

Isla Pirata Mermaid Sculpture

Isla Pirata Mermaid Statue

HotelIslaPirataIsla del Pirata is one of the 30 coral islands forming the Rosario Archipelago.   The area has great natural beauty and has been a designated national park since 1977, with a pristine and healthy ecosystem.

Hotel Isla del Pirata is a small hotel on the island, which offers local cuisine, day tours and other activities.