Renown plant-based chef Matthew Kenney opens eatery in Bogotá

The acclaimed plant-based chef Matthew Kenney spoke with The City Paper of his latest vegan venture, the opening of Makeout in the Colombian capital.

Manuel Peña: A life of service and rescue of Colombians in need

As a founding member of Defensa Civil Colombiana, Manuel Peña has coordinated complex operations under tragic circumstances.

Colombian Easter: Size does matter when it comes to your fish

Fish is the most celebrated meal in Colombia during Easter. As fish stocks become depleted, know which species can be eaten and the importance of size.

High expectations for Colombia’s medical cannabis reveal experts

Five leading physicians spoke with The City Paper about how medical cannabis is helping health professionals deal with the symptoms often associated with terminal illness.

Bogotá chefs are turning tables with sustainable kitchens

The leading restaurant group Takami, and host of ecologically minded chefs, are working to integrate small scale farmers in the food selection process.

Taking the plunge to live in Santa Marta. How much for priceless sunsets?

Feel like trading in stressful Bogotá for a place in the sun? Santa Marta may be within your budget with sunsets included.

Colombia qualifies for Russia 2018 World Cup on final matchday against Peru

Colombia has qualified directly for Russia 2018 World Cup after a tie against Peru in Lima. Colombia is ranked fourth among the South American nations.

Colombia faces final chance for Russia in qualifier Tuesday against Peru

The Colombian national football team is down to the wire to secure its place in Russia 2018. The Selección must secure a victory in Lima on Tuesday.

POLITE: The ethical designer headlines at Bogotá’s B Capital fashion event

Putting ethics above profit, individuality before clothes, is the Carlos POLITE way of design.

Dr.Harper on Neurosplasticity: “It takes a village to build a brain”

The occupational therapist Dr. Julia Harper comes to Bogotá to offer advice to parents and educators on how to nurture and inspire developing minds.

Chapinero keeps on getting trendier with new venues and some familiar faces

Innovative foodies, eco-chefs and a gallery invasion is changing the face of Chapinero.

Colombia’s flag to be raised in Tour de France in honor of nation’s Independence.

As Colombia's cyclists endure the alpine stage of the Tour de France, the nation's flag will be raised in honor of the country's 207th Independence Day.

El Bembé: Stepping into Bogotá’s salsa scene

Looking for some salsa in your life? Break with monotony and transport yourself to a place that feels surreal. A night at El Bembé, perhaps?

Yellow Fever outbreak in Brazil puts Colombia on the offensive

Health authorities across the region fear a major outbreak of Yellow Fever. If traveling in Colombia, best be prepared.

Verdi: Weaving natural fique fibres into works of enduring design

Preserving the essence of its country of origin, Verdi is a family business transforming fique from a small town of weavers in Santander into works of unique design.

Fending off the EPS octopus one wonky toe at a time

Writer Steve Hide follows the paper trail of his EPS in Colombia and offers us an inside guide on how to best deal with this bureaucratic octopus.

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