Colombia culture History

8 Great Books on Colombia

8 Great Books on Colombia

The best way to gain a flavor of Colombia’s culture, language, and history is to read some of the rich literature written by Colombian authors or set in the country. Below we present a few of the best books we highly recommend you read before you...

Colombia Food & Drink culture

Colombian Food and Drink

Colombian Food and Drink

The marked differences between the various regions of Colombia are reflected in the country's gastronomic offering. Dishes which are widely available and regularly eaten, for example, in Cudinamarca (the province containing the capital, Bogota) may be...

Colombia Festivals culture

Christmas Celebrations in Colombia

Christmas Celebrations in Colombia

Few countries celebrate the holiday season with as much gusto as they do in Colombia. December is basically a byword for drinking, eating, dancing and celebrating. So much do Colombians enjoy this time of year that they will excitedly tell you that...