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Southbound Travel (10)

Martes, 14 Febrero 2017 09:00

A day of playing cowboy in Colombia

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There's a myth here in Los Llanos. A myth about a fireball that comes from the sky and approaches solitary walkers, engulfing them in flames.

Martes, 07 Febrero 2017 07:08

Spicing Up the Colombian Melting Pot

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As Bogotá has increasingly become a melting pot of cultures from every part of Colombia, restaurants focusing on regional dishes and ingredients are opening with regularity.

Parque Tayrona, one of Colombia’s most popular tourist attractions, will close for a month on Saturday to allow the local indigenous tribes to carry out an “environmental and cultural cleansing” of the nature reserve.

Martes, 24 Enero 2017 08:54

A trek through Colombia

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Floating weightless in mile-and-a-half-deep volcanic mud was by far the most memorable part of my visit to Colombia, even if I didn't have my phone in hand to document the surrealness of it all.

Colombia was nominated as the “best emerging LGBT tourist destination” for 2017 by the FITUR, an annual International Tourism Trade Fair to be held in Spain later this month.

The Las Lajas Sanctuary, a church located at an altitude of 2,900 meters (9,508 feet) in the Colombian Andes, has become a major draw for tourists, with some calling the neo-Gothic basilica the world’s most beautiful church.

Lunes, 27 Junio 2016 09:08

Cartagena tourists will learn history of slavery

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Through a workshop and a booklet, tourist guides of Cartagena have now been trained to speak of deterritorialization and the greatest people trafficking episode from Africa towards the Caribbean and South America in recent history.

Jueves, 16 Junio 2016 09:14

Colombia’s San Andres Island, a jewel in the caribbean

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San Andres Island has become a jewel for Colombia’s tourism industry, giving visitors a taste of a vibrant urban lifestyle and the beauty of the sea.

Colombia kicked off a campaign on Monday to raise local awareness about the importance of keeping tourist sites clean.

Lunes, 02 Mayo 2016 09:11

How to get a 16% sales tax cut when visiting Colombia

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Foreign visitors to Colombia no longer have to pay the country’s 16% sales tax for certain items. Here is how a visitor is able to get their maximum of $1000 equivalent in tax returns.