March 26th, 2023 | by Paula Vargas | Posted in
One of the most emblematic tourist destinations in Bogota (the Capital and largest city in Colombia) is Monserrate, a mountain with an elevation of over 10,000 feet that dominates the city's surrounding landscape. Nestled atop one of the peaks of Monserrate rests a famous sanctuary dedicated to the fallen lord of Monserrate...
November 28th, 2022 | by Paula Vargas | Posted in
Colombia has the perfect climate to grow fruit due to its diverse topography and ability to harvest year-round. So, it's no surprise Colombia is one of the best places to find some of the most delicious tropical fruits in the world. Let's take a moment to review some of the fruits you should try when visiting Colombia...
August 21st, 2022 | by Paula Vargas | Posted in
Bucaramanga has been given the nickname "La Ciudad Bonita de Colombia" (Colombia's Beautiful City) for a reason. With it's stunning views and semi - modernized infrastructure you could call it the blueprint for South America. In fact, it has the lowest unemployment rate in Colombia...
February 24th, 2021 | by Paula Vargas | Posted in
In Colombia, dessert is always on the menu! Culinary arts is a staple in the country. Recipes have been passed down for generations. It's no surprise that traditional Colombian desserts are so rich, filling and sweet. Let's take a look! Rice Pudding
When cooked with a touch of wood flavor, rice with milk (rice pudding) can be very satisfying...
February 16th, 2021 | by Paula Vargas | Posted in
Want to know what's for breakfast in Colombia? You came to the right place. In this article we will review 10 popular breakfast foods in Colombia. From creamy soups to cheesy corn bread, we'll explore the culinary diversity Colombia has to offer. Let's get started! Changua is a hearty milk soup with eggs popular in the central Andes...
February 15th, 2021 | by Paula Vargas | Posted in
If you´re planning a trip to Colombia it's important to understand Colombian money. We made a practical guide to ensure you have a full understanding before your trip.
What kind of money is used in Colombia
Answer: the peso - but it's not the same peso used in other countries like Mexico. In 1837 the peso completely replaced...
February 6th, 2021 | by Paula Vargas | Posted in
Colombia is full of mountains and lush vegetation which makes it a prime destination for exotic food. Ever wonder what Colombians eat? We put together a list of some of the most popular Colombian food. The food varies by region but you get the picture. Let's get started! Bandeja Paisa - A traditional dish...