What is Colombia Known for? A list of everything except the obvious.
The surreal landscapes of Valle de Cocora (“Cocora Valley”) lie at the heart of Colombia’s zona cafetera (the “coffee axis”). The area is a UNESCO World Heritage site. During our time living in Colombia learning how to dance Colombian salsa, we were lucky enough to visit this unique part of the country. It was one…
The gorgeous city of Salento Colombia is a town on the coffee axis in the Quindío department. It’s famous for its small-town charm, coffee farms, colorful colonial houses, and the natural wonder of the Cocora Valley. We had been living in Colombia for a couple of months, spending most of our time in bigger cities…
How we fled the coronavirus pandemic in Colombia and returned safely to Australia.
The Venezuelan Refugee crisis in Colombia – why 3-4,000 Venezuelans are fleeing a collapsed economy, how it happened, and how Colombia is helping.
How to order the Colombian Menu del Dia in Spanish.
Dancing salsa in Colombia in one month — how we did it, and how we went.
A quick (but complete) guide to living in Colombia (mostly Cali and Medellin) for digital nomads who can work from anywhere.
A quick guide to our favourite salsa clubs in Cali, Colombia. All the music, great dancing, and few gringos.
Essentials of Colombian Spanish Slang to sound like a local.