Tejo: Colombia’s Crazy National Sport

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10 March 2014

Tejo: Colombia’s Crazy National Sport

Bang! A target explodes as a team of beer-swigging Colombians high-five one another amid boastful cheering and dancing. Their team takes the points and wins the round. The other side regroups and prepares for their next attempt at blowing up the mark. This is tejo, Colombia's gunpowder-fuelled national sport.

Differences Between American Culture and Colombia Culture: Concepts of Time

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08 March 2014

Differences Between American Culture and Colombia Culture: Concepts of Time

We all know each culture is unique and ports its own traditions, customs, languages, and idiosyncrasies. These elements of culture become even more evident the more time you live in a culture different from your own.

Popular Colombian Snacks

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28 February 2014

Popular Colombian Snacks

Just like the rest of us, Colombians are fond of snacks. And, while they may differ from the common snacks you could find in the United Kingdom or the United States, they are no less delicious or varied. Today, I want to tell you about ten of the most popular snacks you will find Colombians munching on.

Sun, sand and ecoturism in the Colombian Islands

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27 February 2014

Sun, sand and ecoturism in the Colombian Islands

While the Colombian mainland offers an incredible range of historical places to visit, natural landscapes to enjoy, and delicious food to taste, the islands of Colombia also offer a world all their own for you to visit and experience. Today, we are going to tell you about some of these islands and what you can do on each one of them.

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