Bogota Day Trips, Suesca Cundinamarca

Bogotá day trips, the best one-day trips around Bogotá

A round-up of some of the best places to visit within a couple of hours of the city - now you can make sure you take advantage of June’s many festivos
Chicaque National Park

Chicaque: A walk in the clouds

At Chicaque Nature Reserve, Just south of Bogotá, fresh air, nature, and birds provide a welcome escape from the city, writes Laura Brown.
Medellin

The Real Medellin

Entrepreneur Eric Liu uncovers some Medellin experiences that you won’t find in your guidebook… El Mirador De Las Palmas Because Medellin is bowl-shaped, there are quite...

What to do in Semana Santa

With the overwhelming majority of Colombians being Roman Catholic, it’s unsurprising that Easter is one of the most important holidays of the year. Easter eggs may be hard to come by, but you’ll definitely find plenty to do during Semana Santa. Laura Brown shares a few ideas for those thinking of travelling and those looking for something more traditional.

How safe are travellers in Colombia?

January’s car bomb which killed 21 young recruits at the police academy has again put a spotlight on traveller’s safety in Colombia and its capital.
LGBT tourism Bogotá

Bogotá: LGBT Tourism Capital

As Bogotá begins to market itself as an emerging capital of LGBT tourism, Christopher Outlaw wonders what exactly ‘LGBT tourism’ means, why it’s worth promoting, and what the city has to offer.
Nevado del Tolima, Páramo Colombia, Hiking Colombia

Nevado del Tolima: High above the clouds

The gruelling hike through jungle, páramo and finally ice to reach the top of one of Colombia’s highest peaks, the Nevado del Tolima, is not for the faint-hearted, but well worth it.
Antioquia Colombia

More than just Medellín

With so many options for travel around Colombia, we take an in-depth look at Antioquia, one of the country’s most interesting departments, to give you a few ideas for your travels.
Macondo, Gabriel Garcia Marquez tourism Colombia

Exploring Gabriel García Márquez’s Colombia

Colombia may claim Gabriel García Márquez as its greatest cultural export, but as the tourism industry cottons on to the idea that the writer may be something they can sell, Gabo makes a complex poster boy for the country

Medellin’s very own traditional Coffee Hacienda

Don Carlos Monzon sits contentedly in his office on the bottom floor of Hacienda Media Luna, a majestic 160-year old coffee homestead perched high...