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Foreign Festivals in Bogotá

A guide to some of the foreign festivals in Bogotá. Tune in to Facebook at 9pm to join the discussion live and mention anything we’ve missed, tell us stories or make comments.

International Women’s Day march in Bogotá

8M in Colombia: Thousands took to the streets today to campaign for equality and protest violence against women.

Bogotá Nights: Lent

Considering giving something up for lent? Find out what Oli and Brendan will give up this lent in Bogotá Nights.

Colombia begins its COVID-19 vaccination

COVID-19 vaccination in Colombia began today and Bogotá will get its first vaccinations tomorrow. The health ministry are confident 35 million people will be vaccinated by the end of the year.

Bogotá relaxes coronavirus restrictions

Bogotá’s mayor Claudia López announced today the city is no longer on red alert. As such, some of the stricter restrictions will be relaxed.

Surprising new lockdown rules in Bogotá

New lockdown rules Bogotá: The latest measures come as a surprise to many, as they are much lighter than had been expected.

Coronavirus in the capital: Bogotá’s red alert continues

Latest COVID restrictions in Bogotá include night time curfew and third weekend of lockdown.

UK travel ban for South America — including Colombia

UK government will stop non-essential travel from South America and Portugal on Friday. Residents and nationals will be allowed to enter.

Citywide lockdown for the weekend in Bogotá

New Bogotá restrictions include a citywide lockdown for the weekend, six more areas in strict quarantine and changes to some existing measures.

Colombia’s tense wait for the COVID-19 vaccine

Will we get coronavirus jabs any time soon? Or just more hot air? A quick Q&A on the country’s plans to inoculate against COVID-19.