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  • What You Need to Know About Medellin, Colombia – Fun Facts @Marinavillatoro
    2014.10.31 — Travel Experta - Specializing in Unique International Family Travel - Helping Families Get the Most of Their International Travels with Kids Before visiting any country, city or village I love to soak myself up in all the different facts about the pl ...
  • Devocion, An Innovative Nueva Colombian Approach to Coffee @weblogtheworld
    2014.10.31 —   Boutique Colombian coffee company, Devocion (an innovative Nueva Colombian approach to coffee) arrives in the United States for the first time this month with opening of a 3,600-square foot roasting facility and “Botica del Cafe”, ...
  • Top 5 Spooky Colombian Myths and Legends @seecolombia
    2014.10.30 — You can also read about Colombia’s Top 5 Scariest Mythological Characters right here… 1) El Silb??n “The Whistler” is a truly disturbing legend from the llanos, the eastern plains bordering Venezuela. The story goes that a wic ...
  • The Best Colombian-Themed Halloween Costumes @seecolombia
    2014.10.30 —   So tomorrow night is the big one: Halloween! It’s around the time when you be starting to figure out what your costume is going to be for this year, and, just in case you feel like paying tribute to Colombia this Halloween, here are some ...
  • Top 5 Spooky Colombian Halloween Travel Activities @seecolombia
    2014.10.29 —   Halloween is fast approaching; a night for spooky costumes, street parties and eating too many sweets! However, for plenty of people who are traveling, Halloween can end up being just another day: you’re staying in a hostel somewhere, ma ...
  • Buying a Computer or Tablet in Colombia @rtwdave
    2014.10.29 — iMacs for sale at Falabella I have experience buying a couple of computers and a tablet in Colombia and I have found it is possible to buy either one??for similar prices to what can be found in the United States. Early this year, I was able to buy an ...
  • Why are Colombians so happy? @BananaSkinGirl
    2014.10.26 — I know the topic is a clich??. But those surveys that constantly claim Colombians are the happiest people on Earth tend to irritate??your brain after a while. I don’t know about you, but I’ve lived with the question “Why are Colombi ...
  • Top 5 Indie Coffee Shops in Bogota @seecolombia
    2014.10.23 —   Last week, I wrote a post about the growing specialty coffee culture in Colombia. But the real question is: “Where can I experience this?” If, like me, you are looking not just for a mind-blowing cup of coffee (because, let’s ...
  • Colombia with Kids – Parque Arvi @seecolombia
    2014.10.23 —   One of my favorite things to do with kids (or aunts, uncles, friends, anyone really) in??Medellin is to take the metrocable to Parque Arvi. This day trip will take you from the??most urban to the most rural areas of Medellin, and give you a wh ...
  • Colombian Currency Explained @seecolombia
    2014.10.21 —   For people new to Colombia one of the first big challenges can be getting used to the new currency: how much is each bill and coin worth; which is especially valuable and which is pocket change; who is that guy with the excellent mustache on t ...
  • Barichara: “The Prettiest Town in Colombia” @seecolombia
    2014.10.20 —   “The prettiest town in Colombia” it’s been called. A compact little hillside town on a hot plateau; all whitewashed houses, cobbled streets and red-tiled roofs. A National Monument dating all the way back to the Spanish conqu ...
  • Popayan and Sylvia, Colombia @rschuckman
    2014.10.18 — We had gotten kind of used to getting quickly around and through the little Central American countries. Colombia is big, though, and we endured two days of bus travel to get to Popayan. After Popayan it was another day to Pasto and three hours to the ...
  • Bogota, Colombia @rschuckman
    2014.10.18 — We made short work of Colombia. By “short work” I don’t mean to short change the country. It just wasn’t our intention to stay long. If you’ve been reading along, you know it cost less than half to fly there from the US ...
  • Do you say Cali? A Modern Mother
    2014.10.18 — The first time I heard the apocopation??Cali I cringed. I almost broke London etiquette and corrected the offenders??on the tube. They had smart Prada bags, looked??like they were in PR, and were discussing a recent trip to “Cali”. Erm, n ...
  • New Wave Coffee Culture in Colombia @seecolombia
    2014.10.17 — I love coffee…I mean really adore it. I don’t need it to function (I don’t think I am in denial but who knows), but I genuinely love the flavor, the custom, the warmth. Well what better place to be living than the country that prod ...
  • This Is Colombia: A Caribbean Coast Adventure @huffposttravel
    2014.10.14 — The word "Colombia" doesn't exactly bring to mind colonial buildings dripping in bougainvillea or snow white beaches lapped by turquoise water. But that's exactly what you'll find on the Caribbean coast of this South American country, long devoid of ...
  • De Cartagena a La Guajira: El Caribe Colombiano en Fotos @seecolombia
    2014.10.13 — Para muchos viajar al caribe Colombiano consiste en caminar las impecables calles de Cartagena y quiz??s visitar el Parque Nacional Tayrona. La costa caribe colombiana, sin embargo, es una de las regiones mas variadas del pa??s y es riqu??sima en cul ...
  • When You Go Back to Bogota @girlunstoppable
    2014.10.12 — This is what it looks like to leave the Tatacoa Desert. Take it all in, because today you’re going back to Bogota. Back to the city, out of nothingness, back to the urban sprawl. Then back to California. But wait, before you go home, thereR ...

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