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Most beautiful hiking tracks in Colombia (with ranking of difficulty)

Jan 14, 2019

Colombia has plenty of fantastic hiking opportunities: From the Andes to the Amazon, jungles, lowlands, tropical forests, lakes, beautiful beaches, and high mountains with snow-covered peaks. All that makes the country a great destination for hikers from all over the world. This blog post will present you the most beautiful hiking tracks in the country - for every level of difficulty!

Following the trails of El Dorado: How and why to visit Guatavita Lake

Jan 08, 2019

The legend of El Dorado is one of the most fascinating ones in Latin America. Did you know that you can follow its trails right in the heart of Colombia? Find out more in our latest blog post!

How Colombians celebrate New Year's Eve

Dec 31, 2018

Are you wondering how people celebrate New Year's Eve in Colombia? Find out about a few typical traditions and music on our blog. Happy New Year!

Top 10 Colombian Ferias y Fiestas you shouldn't miss

Dec 24, 2018

Colombians like to celebrate - a lot! Learn about the most important festivities all year round in our latest blog post.

Top 5 Colombian Arepas you should try

Dec 17, 2018

Arepas are a staple piece in the Colombian kitchen! However, they can look very different depending on the region they are from. Learn more about the different types and tastes of Colombia's favorite snack on our blog!

How Colombians celebrate Christmas

Dec 10, 2018

Make this Christmas a special one by celebrating it the Colombian way! Find out all about Colombian traditions for the most wonderful time of the year on our blog.

20 Fun Facts about Colombia

Dec 04, 2018

When people think about Colombia, they think about salsa, beautiful women, Pablo Escobar, and coffee. But there is so much more to this country. Some things are funny, some are weird and others unique. Here are 20 different facts about Colombia you probably didn’t know before.

5 great restaurants to try Colombian food in Bogotá

Nov 27, 2018

Colombian food is surprisingly versatile and flavorful! Experience the taste of this country at some of the classic restaurants in Bogotá. Read our latest blog post for more info!

Why you should visit the Paloquemao Market in Bogotá

Nov 19, 2018

Experience Colombia with all your senses at the Paloquemao Market! The famous food market in Bogotá will leave you dizzy with its heavenly smells, tastes and the typical local hustle and bustle.

How to prepare for your trip to Colombia

Nov 08, 2018

Are you planning to visit Colombia soon? Then this article is an easy overview for you to keep up with your travel plans and enjoy your trip well-prepared and at the fullest.

Two projects and one vision: Bringing together Comuna 13 and Breaking Borders

Nov 06, 2018

What happens when like-minded people meet and exchange thoughts about the projects close to their heart? Find out on our blog and read the touching story of how Jamie and his friends left Bogotá for the first time in their life.

Breaking Borders: From criminals to storytellers for a brighter future

Oct 23, 2018

The people in Barrio Egipto changed their neighborhood for the better to create a brighter future for the next generation. Learn more about their moving history in our latest blog post!

The perfect Sunday in Bogotá: Mercado de las pulgas

Oct 09, 2018

The Mercado de las pulgas in Usaquén is the perfect place to spend your Sunday in Bogotá. Enjoy the music of street artist while shopping for handcrafted goods and souvenirs. Read more in our blog post!

Colombia’s National Parks: An overview over the Top-Destinations for Nature Lovers

Oct 01, 2018

Colombia is the place for nature lovers with more than 60 protected natural areas. Find out about our favorite ones in our latest blog post!

The Ultimate Bucket List for Colombia

Sep 24, 2018

Get inspired by the ultimate bucket list for Colombia! Here we have a 50 items strong check-list with unique and fun experiences to tick off. Read more in this blog post!

Visit Salento and the Cocora Valley

Aug 27, 2018

To visit the coffee triangle many choose to go to Salento because of its nearby spectacular valley of wax palms. Read all about the charming city and its surroundings in our blog post!

Altitude sickness - Tips for a stress-free vacation

Aug 20, 2018

Many of Colombia's popular travel destinations are located in high altitude. Read our latest blog post on how to handle altitude sickness to make the most of your trip!

San Basilio de Palenque: what to visit

Aug 10, 2018

Maybe you have seen the colorful Palenqueras selling fruits and candy in the streets of Cartagena. However, few travelers know the story of their hometown. Find out about it in our blog post!

Top 10 Off-the-beaten-track destinations in Colombia

Jul 30, 2018

Are you ready to experience Colombia in a totally different way? Read our latest blog post to discover 10 destinations away from the regular tourist routes!

Colombian music in a nutshell

Jul 23, 2018

Colombian culture is so diverse! You can experience this in the different music genres. Learn about the most important ones in this blog post and get in the mood for dancing!

The Best Salsa Places in Bogotá

Jul 16, 2018

Move your body to the rhythm of Salsa and let the music resonate in you for a real Colombian experience. Read our latest blog post on this popular music gerne to learn more!

The climate in Colombia: What should I pack for my trip?

Jul 09, 2018

From sweating in the tropical rainforests to freezing in the high Andean mountains - all this is possible in Colombia! Read our blog post about the climate of Colombia, so you are well prepared!

Rosario Islands: which is the best beach for you?

Jul 04, 2018

A perfect day on the beach in Colombia is a must-do when traveling through the country. But there are so many options, so which one to chose? Find the answer in this blog post!

Colombian Food: The Story of Bandeja Paisa

Jun 25, 2018

Traditional meals are a huge part of Colombian culture. In Antioquia you should definitely try Bandeja Paisa. Find out the story behind this unique dish in our blog post!

Parque Natural Chicaque: How to go and what to see

Jun 18, 2018

This cloud forest near Bogotá has a breathtaking landscape. Explore it on a day-trip or even a whole weekend. Read more on our blog!

Top 8 Day Trips From Bogotá

Jun 12, 2018

Although Bogotá has a lot to offer, there are many beautiful things to see outside of the urban area. On our blog we present you the Top 8 Daytrips from Bogotá!

The Tatacoa Desert: how to go and what to visit

Jun 06, 2018

One of Colombia’s most unique natural landscapes is the Tatacoa desert. Learn about this dried up tropical forest ecosystem and get tips on your visit in our blog post!

Top 10 Activities to do in Colombia

May 25, 2018

While Colombia has an overwhelming offer of activites, there are some that you just can’t miss out on. Find out more in our blog post!

Fantastic visit to a Coffee Farm near Medellín

May 21, 2018

Colombia is known for its coffee culture. Get to know the cultivation and processing first-hand on this special family-run farm. More information in our latest blog post!

11 safety tips for traveling in Colombia

May 15, 2018

Is Colombia safe to travel? We say: YES! Just keep in mind our safety tips to travel without worries. Read now on our blog!

What to do in Jardín, Antioquia?

May 07, 2018

Do you still need some inspiration for Colombia? Jardín, in English "garden", is a small picturesque town that is definitely worth a visit and can easily be reached from Medellín. Read more on our blog!

What to do in San Agustín, Huila?

May 02, 2018

Why is it worth to go to San Agustín? The small town in Colombia has much to offer from the inheritance of ancient cultures to fun outdoor activities. Plan your perfect stay with our blog post!

A Must-Do in Bogotá: Septimazo

Feb 02, 2018

The 7th street or Carrera Séptima is not only one of Bogotá's main streets but also a place with a rich history. Learn about the captivating stories about our capital's epicenter of cultural activity in our blog post!

Learn about Bogotá's urban street art

Jan 27, 2018

Bogotá’s street art scene has been growing quickly and is gaining worldwide fame for its impressive paintings. The city has been changed radically by the influence of street art. Read more on our blog!

Best neighbourhoods to stay in Bogotá

Nov 18, 2017

There are different options for you to stay in Bogota. It’s hard to decide where it’s best to stay, it depends on your interests and preferences. Brush up on your knowledge about Bogotá's neighborhoods in our blog post!