London Language Institute

Graffiti culture in Bogotá: Say it and spray it

A graffiti tour in Bogotá: insights in society, as well as the breadth and breath-taking quality of the graffiti, makes the tour a worthwhile couple of hours, both for visitors and for residents who want to know a little more about what, and who, is colouring the streets of their city.

Comic Con Bogotá 2019: We can be heroes

Comic Con Bogotá 2019 promises four days full of comics, cosplay and guest stars. We've got some highlights from the annual geek-a-thon.

New platform aims to promote socially conscious programmes in Colombia

Colsubsidio launched socially conscious platform Xposible on May 21 which promotes companies and institutions that have created social programs in the country.

Women’s Bogotá Bulldogs win first international AFL game

The Bogotá Bulldogs’ women’s team pip USAFLW & AFLW Europe combined team to the post in their first international footy game.

Colombia Connection: Namaste, India!

Despite being geographically distant, relations between Colombia and India have steadily grown closer, a look at the connection between the two.
La 33

La 33 shake things up with their new album

Indie salsa band La 33 who put salsa bogotana on the map will release part of their long-awaited sixth album Si Tu Quieres Salsa on May 17.
El Piedra

Film Review: El Piedra

Despite revolving around the world of boxing, El Piedra doesn’t follow the classic sports story trope. Rather, the movie is a character-driven drama about facing responsibilities and overcoming obstacles.

Women’s bulldogs hit the field for AFL game in Bogotá

Bogotá hosted South America’s first ever AFL women’s game in April with a 7-a-side match.

Rami Ismail in BGQ 2019

Dutch video game developer, Rami Ismail, co-founder of Vlambeer tells us that the Colombian games industry shares a lot, which is one of the reasons for its success.

Storytelling for peace building

The dialogue about peace is so often “not for young people,” and tends to prioritise the political over personal experience. This is which the British Council hope to change with Storytelling for Peace Building.