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Conversations with Colombians: Nini Zubieta


Nini is home in many parts of Colombia, but she currently lives in Bogota. Here are some of her thoughts on her country… Nini es el hogar de muchas partes de Colombia, pero actualmente vive en Bogota. Estos son algunos … Continue reading

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Conversations with Colombians: Jose Valentin Restrepo


Jose is home in Medellin. Here are his thoughts on Colombia and some recommendations for his city. José se casa en Medellín. He aquí sus reflexiones sobre Colombia y algunas recomendaciones para su ciudad. LCO: Which part of Colombia do you call home? How long have you lived there? ¿Qué parte de Colombia … Continue reading

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Conversations with Colombians: Catalina Navia


Catalina is a designer and creative director who lives in Bogota. She shares photos some of her products below. Catalina es un diseñador y director creativo que vive en Bogotá. Ella compartealgunas fotos de sus productos por debajo LCO: Which part of Colombia do you call home? How long have you lived there? ¿Qué parte … Continue reading

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Conversations with Colombians: Lina Bossio Acosta


Lina is home in Cartagena where she studies industrial management. Here are her thoughts on Colombia. Lina es el hogar de Cartagena donde estudia la gestión industrial. Éstos son suspensamientos sobre Colombia. LCO: Which part of Colombia do you call home? How long have you lived there? ¿Qué parte de Colombia usted le … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Colombian Street Food


Words and photo by Erin Osbourn My arrival to Cartagena, Colombia, was very much anticipated even from the very beginning of my trip. I started my journey in Mexico City with a last minute purchase of Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s Love … Continue reading

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Expats in Colombia: Jasmine Stephenson


Jasmine has travelled to 24 countries around the world, but Colombia has held her attention for a while now. Read on to find out why and when you’re finished here, hop on over to her blog, Jasmine Wanders. LCO: Let’s start … Continue reading

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Fique: Fibre for Pretty Things


Spools and spools of fique fiber fill the shelves of Colombia’s artisan shops next to colorful woven bags, shoes, sacks, tapestry and little sombrero key chains. This material comes from the fique plant which has long green spiky leaves. It’s … Continue reading

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Cameras in Colombia: Santa Barbara


I haven’t had the opportunity to explore too much of Bogotá yet, being so far away. Next time, I will definitely head over to this pretty area of Santa Barbara that Jess Kraft captured here in this lovely yellow photo … Continue reading

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Recipes in Colombia: Postre de Piña con Galletas


Eliana, Wilfredo’s sister, taught me how to make this delicious dessert during Santa Semana. It’s easy and refreshing. You stick it in the fridge and eat cold the next day. Here’s her recipe if you want to give it a … Continue reading

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