Articles Tagged ‘cartagena’

Traditional Colombian Foods

Traditional Colombian Foods April 16, 2012 | Food | Read More

Escape to the Beach during Easter Week in Colombia

Escape to the Beach during Easter Week in Colombia February 21, 2012 | Events, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Semana Santa is almost upon us. Colombians and expats resident in Bogota will have already been plotting their escape from the capital city. As the first significant holiday in the calendar most Bogotanos will be yearning for a beach vacation, something as far removed from the drizzle of their city....

Books to Read before Coming to Colombia: Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s “Love in the Time of Cholera”.

Books to Read before Coming to Colombia: Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s “Love in the Time of Cholera”. May 10, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Gabo, as Gabriel Garcia Marquez is often affectionately referred, is like an old friend to all Colombians, to speak ill of Colombia’s Nobel Prize winning author is akin to blasphemy. You are strongly recommended to pick up and plough your way through at least one of his works, if not more, if you are...

The Under 20 Football World Cup in Colombia

The Under 20 Football World Cup in Colombia April 28, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
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Want to Learn Spanish – Come to Colombia!

Want to Learn Spanish – Come to Colombia! April 1, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
This is not a plug for language schools all over this kick ass country but more a reality check for those thinking of coming to Colombia. Just imagine studying Spanish in Leticia in the Colombian Amazon or within the atmospheric confines of the colonial city in Cartagena. The opportunities seem limitless. And...