After the 10th annual Cartagena International Music Festival this month, a look at the family who founded this celebration of classical music in the colonial city.
Two centuries after his death, the achievements of scientist José Celestino Mutis remain a debate among historians.
Writer Alden Pyle spends time in the Magdalena River valley and gets a snapshot of the Colombian reality, removed from the large cities.
An unusual study puts Colombian men ahead of their global peers, when it comes to penis size. Colombia makes a different "Green List".
As the founder of Kaishi Travel, Andrés Delgado is relentless in his quest for sustainability and helping communities improve their tourism standards.
From cathedrals to resorts, architect Simon Vélez builds monumental structures from resilient and beautiful bamboo.
Fernando Urbina has dedicated 40-years of research to Colombia’s ancient rock art. His discovery of petroglyphs in remote territories show the first contact between conquistadores and Amazonian tribes.
Colombian photographer Carlos Pineda spent years documenting the art of chiva bus design in the coffee region to discover unique mandala designs.
Esteban Cortázar puts Colombia and its rich cultural diversity into his stunning fashion collections.
At the heart of 'Bananalandia' - Santa Marta - there's more than meets the eye to the man shouting “Guineo verde!” on a megaphone.
The songs of Magín Díaz are immortalized in the musical history of this nation. A movement looks to restore the true copyright of the composer of 'Rosa'.
Before the start of Holy Week across Colombia, the colonial town on Mompox celebrates Semana Santico, a week-long religious festival in which children lead the processions.
Mazzanti is the mastermind behind some of Colombia’s most imposing structures. His additions to the landscape help transform vulnerable communities.
Flying to remote communities in the eastern Llanos, Air Colombia’s very vintage DC-3 has a checkered and international past.
Colombia's emerald industry relies on guaqueros, men and women who risk everything searching for "green fire."
If you happen to have a tapping issue, compulsive or mild, you will find comfort in this rhythm nation.