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General

Delta Air Lines announces expanded Colombia presence
Apr 8, 2015 Ξ Leave a comment

Delta Air Lines announces expanded Colombia presence

posted by Talor Gruenwald

Delta Air Lines will fly non-stop routes to Cartagena and Medellin from their biggest hub in Atlanta beginning December, the airline announced.

General

Avianca announces daily flights between Colombia and UK
Mar 16, 2015 Ξ 2 comments

Avianca announces daily flights between Colombia and UK

posted by Adriaan Alsema

Colombia airline Avianca on Monday announced it will begin operating daily direct flights between Bogota and London in July.

Medellin

Learning about Colombia’s street food in Medellin
Mar 16, 2015 Ξ Comments are off

Learning about Colombia’s street food in Medellin

posted by Nat Smith

For those who want to know more about Colombia’s gastronomy, an American couple have started a food tour in Medellin, the country’s second largest city.

Medellin

Medellin’s 5 most popular tourism sites
Mar 16, 2015 Ξ 3 comments

Medellin’s 5 most popular tourism sites

posted by Julia Guggenheim

Over the past decade, tourism to Colombia’s second largest city, Medellin, has grown massively. Part of this growth is due to brand new attractions that are dominating the city’s most  Full Article »

Bogota

Katy Perry announces Colombia gig
Mar 9, 2015 Ξ Leave a comment

Katy Perry announces Colombia gig

posted by Alice Bradshaw-Smith

Global superstar Katy Perry is to perform in Colombia later this year, the singer announced.

Bogota

James Blunt to perform in Colombia
Feb 25, 2015 Ξ Leave a comment

James Blunt to perform in Colombia

posted by Adriaan Alsema

Singer-songwriter James Blunt is set to play in Colombia in little over a month when his Moon Landing World Tour hits the capital Bogota.

General

Colombia received 12% more foreign visitors in 2014: Govt
Feb 18, 2015 Ξ Leave a comment

Colombia received 12% more foreign visitors in 2014: Govt

posted by Adriaan Alsema

The number of foreign visitors to Colombia grew 12.1% in 2014, according to statistics released by the country’s trade ministry.

Caribbean

Feb 16, 2015 Ξ Leave a comment

The amazing colors of Barranquilla’s carnival

posted by Joel Duncan

The Colombian Caribbean city of Barranquilla kicked off its annual carnival extravaganza. We could publish an entire story about it, but we won’t because photos are much more fun.

Bogota

Largest snake in world history exposed in Bogota
Feb 5, 2015 Ξ Leave a comment

Largest snake in world history exposed in Bogota

posted by Adriaan Alsema

A replica of a titanoboa, a 48-feet monster snake that lived in Colombia some 60 million years ago, has gone on exhibition in Bogota.

Antioquia

Main mansion of Pablo Escobar’s Haciendo Napoles collapses
Feb 5, 2015 Ξ Leave a comment

Main mansion of Pablo Escobar’s Haciendo Napoles collapses

posted by Adriaan Alsema

Twenty years after the death of its original owner, the former home of slain drug lord Pablo Escobar, the main mansion at the Haciendo Napoles in central Colombia, has collapsed.

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