Because I'm bored. I'm bored of people only relating Colombia to drug trafficking and jungles. Yes... it's a stereotype, yes... most of countries have a stigma... yes, we had big drug cartels in the 80's and 90's, but there are far more interesting things to know and learn about Colombia. My fellow countrymen and I have had … Continue reading Why I refuse to watch “Narcos”
Saying goodbye to one of the best writers in the world, Colombian Nobel laureate Gabriel García Márquez.
Last week, I had the pleasure to meet Clare Guilloton, a French girl that moved to Colombia almost a year ago and started Monita in Bogotá - an amazing blog where she appreciates all the bits of design she finds in every day of Colombian life. The beauty in a hammock, a coffee crop, our traditional hats, … Continue reading Be a Tourist
Today is my country’s independence day: 20th July (just 4 days after my bday).So I decided to tribute my beautiful Colombia explaining to the world some simple facts: 1.We spell it COLOMBIA [with O not U] 2.Colombia is located in South America, the first country on the left. 3.We speak Spanish - not “Colombian” as … Continue reading We say Colombia not Columbia