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Toronto Dance Theatre – Canada House mix – Canadá

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Toronto Dance Theatre – Canada House mix - Canadá Los fondos recaudados en esta función serán a beneficio de los niños enfermos del corazón de la Fundación Cardioinfantil. La compañía [...]

5 Reasons Every Traveler Should Visit Colombia

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5 REASONS EVERY TRAVELER SHOULD VISIT COLOMBIA As Colombia continues to distance itself from its tumultuous past, it’s becoming an increasingly desirable vacation destination. A visit to Colombia means getting to know a [...]

The Narino Palace Changing of the Guard

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The Narino Palace Changing of the Guard  The Narino Palace is the house where the president of the Republic lives and works. It was built on 1908. It was designed by the  architects [...]

Teusaquillo Heritage House

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TEUSAQUILLO HERITAGE HOUSE On August 2017 the District Secretariat of Culture, Recreation, and Sports dedicated one of its articles to our effort to preserve one of the houses in Teusaquillo representative of a time [...]

A very Colombian Sancocho to charm an Englishman

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A VERY COLOMBIAN SANCOCHO TO CHARM AN ENGLISHMAN By Stephen Hide In the canon of Colombian cuisine, my favourite dish is Sancocho de gallina, a humble chicken stew. There is a variety of different [...]

En Colombia la tierra se funde con el mar

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En Colombia la tierra se funde con el mar

Colombian video

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THE GOLD MUSEUM, A MAGIC TREASURE IN THE CENTER OF BOGOTA

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THE GOLD MUSEUM, A MAGIC TREASURE IN THE CENTER OF BOGOTA Photo by: Camilo Rueda López   Simply entering the Museum is enough notice its magical character. Part of legacy of mysterious [...]

18 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU GO TO BOGOTÁ

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18 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU GO TO BOGOTÁ AUTHOR Pablo Medina Uribe PHOTOGRAPHER Carlos Saavedra 1. Bring a jacket. Weather in Colombia is not seasonal. It’s so close to the [...]

A travel blog for adventurers, cat lovers, retirees, disaffected youth and tree-huggers

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A STRAY CAT'S WANDERINGS THE BOGOTA BED AND BREAKFAST INN – STEP INTO THE LUXURY OF THE PAST WITH ALL MODERN CONVENIENCES IN CENTRAL BOGOTA Posted  by A Stray Cat's [...]

Obras del Museo de Cluny de París llegarán al Museo Nacional

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Obras del Museo de Cluny de París llegarán al Museo Nacional  Imagen cortesía Museo Nacional de Colombia En el marco del Año Colombia Francia, el 28 de abril se abrirá la [...]

Pueblito Boyacense: All of Boyacá in one day

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Pueblito Boyacense: All of Boyacá in one day By Alejandra Dueñas Gabriel Carreño"Mi Pueblito Boyacense" Boyacá is one of Colombia’s most picturesque departments known for its verdant green [...]

Bogota is the Romantic Russia: A festival for everyone at the Teatro Mayor

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Bogota is the Romantic Russia: A festival for everyone at the Teatro Mayor Source: thecitypaperbogota.com While we celebrate Colombia-France Year, 2017 also marks the 100th anniversary of the Bolshevik Revolution that [...]

Nemocon Natural History Museum

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Nemocon Natural History Museum See more visit http://www.sinaloa360.com/mina-sal-nemocon-en-cundinamarca-colombia-2/ Bogota Bed & Breakfast INN wants to share this piece of information with you. In one of our trips to the Nemocon Salt [...]

Bogota joins rest of the world in going green for St Patrick’s Day 2017

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Bogotá joins rest of the world in going green for St Patrick’s Day 2017 Every year on the 17th of March the world turns green in order to celebrate St Patrick’s [...]

A Journey to Colombia’s Coffee Belt

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A Journey to Colombia’s Coffee Belt Source: nytimes.com There are more than 20 restaurants and cafes that sell coffee by the cup in the lively pastel-splashed plaza of Jardín, a quaint Colombian pueblo, or village, [...]

Nemocon Salt Mine in Cundinamarca, Colombia.

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Nemocon Salt Mine in Cundinamarca, Colombia. By MIGUEL ANGEL VICTORIA The Salt Mine of Nemocon with more than 500 years of history is an imposing tourist attraction at 80 mts of depth. [...]

Bogota museum guide

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Bogota museum guide

Spicing Up the Colombian Melting Pot

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Spicing Up the Colombian Melting Pot Heads Up By NICHOLAS GILL FEB. 2, 2017 The student-run La Escuela is a restaurant and bakery serving inexpensive dishes from remote regions like the [...]

The Writing Research Across Borders – Bogota 2017

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The next Conference on Writing Research Across Borders will be held at Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá (Colombia) on February 15, 16, 17 and 18 of 2017,following the 2008 Writing Research [...]

Why you should go to Colombia now – before it’s too late

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Why you should go to Colombia now - before it's too late By: Guy Kelly 11 FEBRUARY 2017 • 8:00AM Everybody had the same reaction. ‘Colombia?’ they’d chirp, before giving a [...]

The Nemocon Salt Mine

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The Nemocon Salt Mine Located in Cundinamarca. It is one hour from Bogota to the North however getting out the city could take a good half hour. It is [...]

Festival Stereo Picnic

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Festival Stereo Picnic On March 23rd, 24th and 25th, 2017, the eighth edition of the Festival Stereo Picnic will be held, the organizers?, T310 / Absent Papa that present national [...]

Flowers at the Bogota Bed and Breakfast Inn Hotel

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Flowers at the Bogota Bed and Breakfast Inn. Hotel At the Bogota Bed and Breakfast INN we love flowers. It´s been a long process to have the garden we [...]

Bogota exceeds your expectations

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Why come to Bogota? Bogota is the capital of Colombia, located in the center of the country, in the eastern cordillera, branch of the American Andes and belonging to [...]

The Economist’s country of the year award

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The Economist’s country of the year award Which country improved the most in 2016? TO WIN The Economist’s country of the year award, it is not enough to be peaceful [...]

Cerro de Monserrate

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Cerro de Monserrate: One of Bogotas main attaractions overlooking the city with great views.  In 1650 hermitage retreat was named after Monserrat's Morena Virgin whose sanctuary was located [...]

Hacienda Coloma

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Hacienda Coloma This is the closest coffee farm from Bogota you can get. It is one hour driving from our great Bogota. However leaving the city could take longer. It is [...]

A great art Show at Caleidoscopio

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Our friend Lucero Bueno has a beautiful house 2 minutes walk from our Bogota Bed and Breakfast INN. This December 15th she is going to attend a photography show at her studio. [...]

FIESTA DE LAS LUCES DE LYON EN BOGOTÁ 2016 DICIEMBRE 16-23 PLAZA DE BOLIVAR

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FIESTA DE LAS LUCES DE LYON EN BOGOTÁ Entre el 16 y el 23 de diciembre, Bogotá podrá disfrutar del que es considerado uno de los eventos [...]

Plaza de Bolivar Bogota

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The most emblematic plaza in Bogota Around this square you will find important buildings such as the Primary Cathedral of Bogota, the Supreme Court, the Palace of Justice, the Lievano [...]

Paloquemao Bogota

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Paloquemao Bogota This is Bogota famous farmers market. Bogota Bed and Breakfast INN supports this type or markets. There we buy all our fruits, flowers, and other foodstuffs. It [...]

Churches in Bogota

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Churches in Bogota Colombia has an Spanish Catholic Heritage. In Colombia most every church in towns and cities has a park across the street. The Catedral Primada de Bogota was built on the [...]

Graffitis in Bogota

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Graffiti in Bogota When you walk our streets you will be amazed by the quality of these gratifies. Real artists have captured all their love for this amazing city on big walls all around [...]

101 Reasons to love Bogota

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101 Reasons to love Bogotá By Banana Skin Flip Flops A life in Colombia 1. Coffee here is divine. Step forward Juan Valdez. 2. Everyone’s an eco-Hitler. There is a ‘No Car [...]

Bogota Bed and Breakfast INN goes around the city on these cyclo-paths.

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Bogota Bed and Breakfast INN goes around the city on these cyclo-paths. Beatriz and Rick do errands, go shopping to Paloquemao, go to see their rescued dogs up on a small [...]

Parks in Bogota

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Parks in Bogota Bogota has a great variety of parks. They are sorted by their characteristics and type of activities visitors and locals can develop on their fields. At the Bogota Bed and [...]

93 Park

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93 Park It is a nice park in the Zona Rosa. Around this park you will find restaurants, bars, and all kinds of stores. Night life in this area is huge! The Zona Rosa [...]

Bogota’s Bike Paths Network

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Bogota's Bike Paths Network Bogotá is the Colombian city with the most extensive network of bike paths. A bikepath in Los Mártires Bogotá is the Colombian city with [...]

Nightlife in Bogota

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Bogota Bars and Clubs Colombians go out, drink and love to dance, and that can happen a few times a week especially during festive periods. Check our Bogotá events page [...]

Natural Parks near Bogota

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Natural Parks near Bogota The first natural park we want to introduce you to is the beautiful Chicaque Natural Park. Chicaque Natural Park lies within the Colombian department of Cundinamarca [...]

Bogota: more bikes and buses, fewer cars

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Bogotá, Colombia, aims to establish a more sustainable transport system by creating a network of bike paths covering most of the city. They are upgrading the bus system and restricting cars in the [...]

Teusaquillo neighborhood

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Teusaquillo Neighborhood Teusaquillo is the 13th locality of Bogotá, capital of Colombia. It is located in the geographic center of the city, to the northwest of downtown. Teusaquillo is [...]

Cerro de Guadalupe, una joya bogotana que no puede dejar de visitar

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Cerro de Guadalupe, una joya Bogotana que no puede dejar de visitar A más de 3.300 metros de altura reposa sobre los cerros de Bogotá una escultura de 15 metros [...]

Cat Curiosity thrift Store

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Cat Curiosity thrift Store Cat Curiosity is truly a unique store for the area it's located in, Teusaquillo, and for Bogotá as a whole. Located next to Bogotá [...]

Top Things To Do In Bogota

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Top Things To Do In Bogota Bogotá, the capital and largest city of Colombia, with more than 7 million residents. It is home to a vibrant restaurant scene, world-class museums, surprising wild nightlife [...]