The Ceramics Capital of Colombia: Ráquira, Pueblo of Pots

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03 October 2017

The Ceramics Capital of Colombia: Ráquira, Pueblo of Pots

Located just over 40 miles from Tunja and only a short ride from the colonial town of Villa de Leyva lies the picturesque village of Ráquira in the department of Boyacá.

Currency and Wildlife: A valuable insight into Conservation in Colombia

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08 February 2015

Currency and Wildlife: A valuable insight into Conservation in Colombia

It's always a good idea to keep a pocket full of small change when you go on a trip to Colombia.

Agüeros: New Year Customs in Colombia

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31 December 2014

Agüeros: New Year Customs in Colombia

While in the UK we ring in the New Year singing Auld Land Syne to remind us of friends old and new, and pop open the champagne during the gongs of Big Ben; relatively few of us still carry out the old-fashioned custom of first footing to summon good luck and fortune

A Colombian Dessert for Christmas!

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23 December 2014

A Colombian Dessert for Christmas!

Natilla is a rich, flan-like pudding that is enjoyed during Christmas in Colombia. There are many variations of the pudding throughout the country.

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