Easter Traditions: Semana Santa in Colombia

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14 September 2017

Easter Traditions: Semana Santa in Colombia

Cathedrals, churches and plazas will be crammed with congregations in Colombia for Holy Week, or 'Semana Santa' in Spanish; the most important religious festival of the year.

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.