One Million Child Labourers

More than one million Colombian children and minors between the ages of five and 17 are working as child labourers, said a recent study   In...

Peace At Last?

President Juan Manuel Santos elected to second term by large margin, vows to build peace and social justice In what is widely seen as a...
Ley seca

Ley Seca: Nine dead

Ley seca fails to stop drunken disputes and fistfights as nine people die in Bogota’s streets

World Cup 2014: Football Special

Take a look at our World Cup specials: Colombia’s group - Check out the first round opponents The Team - Take a look at the players Where...

Where To Watch The Games

Whether you want to support your country alongside your compatriots, or give your support to a different team, we bring you the low-down on...

Colombia – A Chequered History

It’s been pretty widely reported that this is the first World Cup in more than a decade for Colombia, 16 years in total...but the...

Nairo: A Colombian Hero

The Bogota Post looks at the cyclist’s meteoric rise to Giro fame   The year is 2006... it’s a Monday, 7:20am. The young Nairo Quintana is...

The Colombian Football Team

Take a look at the entire Colombian selection going to Brazil, Here's the low-down on all the players   1: David Ospina Caps 45, Goals 0 ...

Colombia’s Group Matches

Cafeteros vs Elephants Ivory Coast (population 20 million): Africa’s highest-ranked team in Brazil, the Ivory Coast have featured at the previous two World Cups and...

Darker Side Of Football: Politics Behind The Beautiful Game

When a nation like Qatar buys the World Cup, the question isn’t whether FIFA is dirty. It’s whether the football body can ever be...

Thoughts On The Universe

Four young artists question representations of the cosmos through a conceptual stairway to the stars in the Galeria de Santa Fe. Situated a few blocks...

Giro d’Italia… Giro d’Colombia?

The 2014 edition of the Giro d’Italia will go down in history as a Colombian triumph   In the three week race through Northern Ireland, Ireland...

I Walked On The Wild Side

After last edition’s preview article, I had to go and check out the, uh, fun and games at the festival de BDSM/Fetish Colombia 2014. Held...

Paint The Town Pink

It’s that time of year again when we get to marvel at flourescent costumes, eccentric floats and be part of one of the most...

Featured Venue – A Seis Manos

Born in 2010 as the brainchild of two Frenchmen and a Colombian, A Seis Manos combines food, culture, art and music in beautiful surroundings....

Film Reviews

The Grand Budapest Hotel     5 stars An American author comes of age as Wes Anderson delivers a madcap romp through a fictionalised Eastern Europe.  Sparkling...