Colombian Coffee

Colombian coffee: Full of beans

Karen Attman takes a tour of Colombian coffee, highlighting the regional variations One hundred percent Colombian coffee – it is said to be among the...

Free trade with Europe

As Irish lawmakers ratify EU-Colombia trade agreement despite concerns over human rights, we look at the history of the deal and what it will mean for business in Colombia

Sports round up

Colombia Pro Cycling not invited to Giro d’Italia Colombia’s official cycling team Colombia Pro Cycling did not receive an invitation to the Giro d’Italia 2015....

2015 Liga Aguila preview

Freek Huigen takes a look at what the year holds for Colombia’s clubs - no clear favourite will make for an interesting season The Liga...

Diary Dates

Omar Souleyman, March 5, Billares Londres Renowned Syrian musician Omar Souleyman makes his first appearance in Bogota to delight the capital with his unique mix...

What to watch: Film reviews

Pelo Malo 4 stars In Pelo malo, the new coming-of-age drama from Venezuelan director Mariana Rondón, the viewer is fully immersed in the vibrant, hustle-and-bustle world...

What’s hot in the Art world

Hybrid Memories This exhibition, made up of several artistic media, looks into the lives of people living with hybrid identities, where different cultures, cities and...

What’s on in Bogota theatre

Las Analfabetas Ximena is an illiterate woman who hires Jacqueline to teach her how to read, so that she can finally read the letter her...

Vives snatches Grammy as Juanes performs in Spanish

Colombia played a relatively prominent role in LA on Sunday night, but the Latin music awards are still little more than an afterthought Medellin rocker...

Make Hay while the sun shines

How did a literary festival from a small Welsh town end up fluttering its pages in Colombia? Ana Maria Parra Carvalho recaps some of the highlights from this year’s Hay Festival in Cartagena.

Mexican Actor Bernal in ‘Mozart in the Jungle’

Mexico’s heartthrob Gael Garcia Bernal will be playing an orchestra conductor in the new Fox Life comedy ‘Mozart in the Jungle’. Amazon Studios, whose series...

Botero’s ‘Circus’ in Medellin

Colombian artist Fernando Botero has just unveiled a collection of 32 oil paintings and 20 drawings in an exhibit dubbed ‘El Circo’, or ‘The...

The future’s bright for Colombia’s youngsters in yellow

With a convincing 3-0 victory over Brazil, the Colombia under-20 squad clinched the silver medal in the South American Championships final group stage. It...

Just desserts

Adriaan Alsema argues that ‘Peace without impunity’ is a double-edged sword Since peace talks began in 2012, former President and now Senator Alvaro Uribe has...
immigration

Immigration: Barriers to love

Immigration is a topic that has been discussed a lot in the UK over the past few years, Daniel Steel shows the human face behind immigration policy.
Colombian visa

An Accidental Anarchist

“Getting a Colombian visa must be so easy for you guys”. Not so! Miles Delahanty tries to navigate the labyrinthine Colombian visa system.