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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Atlético Nacional win FIFA Fair Play award for response to Chapecoense tragedy

At its gala award ceremony, football's governing body recognized the Medellín team for its compassionate response.

A front row seat to the fiestas of Colombia

It’s all fun and dance from January to mid year as Colombia rolls out its exhaustive fiesta calendar. Take your pick on which party suits you best.

Teaching English in Colombia: “That’s just the way it is”

While teachers provide the tools to learn a foreign language, the English language is full of pitfalls for even the most tested of linguists.

A Colombian story: The road to San Roque

A detour on an Antioquian road reveals a region suspicious of outsiders, yet willing to guide you out of darkness.

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