Tag Archives: Bogota

Best places to stay in Colombia: Cranky Croc, Bogota

Finding a good place to stay is always tricky. You’re never quite sure what to expect, so in a bid to help visitors to Colombia we’re starting a new feature to cast some light on picking the best hostels or hotels. This … Continue reading

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Why does everyone want to buy Colombia’s ‘green gold’ coffee? Read this and more top Colombian news stories

Is it becoming Colombia’s most hard to buy export – but what is ‘green gold’ coffee and why are people desperate to buy it? Find out here and read other cool stories about Colombia.

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How to blow 36 hours in Bogota and walking with dinosaurs in Colombia – This weeks top 5 stories

Hello again all, this week there’s a guide to spending 36 frantic hours in Bogota, 10 reasons why Colombia rocks, how you can feed dinosaurs (sort of) in Villa de Leyva and pest or pet? Bogota’s random dogs get some … Continue reading

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Sexy, scary or safety with Santos? This week’s top 5 Colombian news stories

It’s been a big week in Colombia, as a new, ever so slightly controversial President takes control. You can find out about that on any other Colombian news website – but we bet you’ll not find this combination of stories … Continue reading

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Colombian culture, music and arts just a Tube stop away

We’ve been meaning to put this up for a while – if you’re interested in learning a bit about Colombian culture, music and arts before you travel, then there’s a load of events taking place in London right now. Here’s … Continue reading

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Is London about to copy Bogota and go car-free? Top 5 Colombian news

Hello all, there might be a new President elect, but we were more interested in Colombia almost knocking King Federer’s crown off at Wimbledon. Anyway, this week there’s some excellent stuff about London aiming to copy Bogota’s Ciclovia and have … Continue reading

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Is Colombia safe? Finding trustworthy travel advice for an enjoyable trip

It’s the first question travellers to Colombia are asked, and probably ask themselves: ‘Is it safe?’ Changing a reputation for violence, drugs and kidnapping is not easy – but most independent advisors now agree Colombia is getting safer for visitors. … Continue reading

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