Villa de Leyva: An Enclave of Colonial Charm

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10 April 2013

Villa de Leyva: An Enclave of Colonial Charm

Villa de Leyva is the Barichara of Boyaca. In case you didn't know, Barichara is called the "Prettiest Town in Colombia," but Villa de Leyva gives Barichara a run for its money.

Uchuva: Rediscovering Memories from my Childhood

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10 October 2017

Uchuva in Colombia

When I was a kid, I used to play "explorers" with my dad in the garden or our house in Bogota. We imagined we were the first humans travelling across woods and jungles full of amazing plants and animals.

The Tayrona National Natural Park: A must see on the Caribbean Coast

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02 April 2013

The Tayrona National Natural Park: A must see on the Caribbean Coast

When people come to the Caribbean Coast of Colombia they normally choose one of two destinations: Cartagena or Santa Marta. Most would say Cartagena is the more popular option; however, Santa Marta has its own set of marvels to offer any traveler willing to venture that way.

Surviving the Holy Week in Bogota. A foreigner's guide

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27 March 2013

Surviving the Holy Week in Bogota. A foreigner's guide

Easter is already upon us and for most of the western world this means a time to relax and perhaps take some time off.  A lot of people will be taking a well deserved break during Easter and of course, we expect a great many of our readers to be visiting or staying in Bogota during the Holy Week bank holidays.

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