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, nestled in the northern reaches of the Andes Mountains. I chose one and settled in [...]

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. Since 1801 man began to extract salt on a large scale with the traditional system [...]

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 Chocó and Arauca. CreditJorge Panchoaga for The New York Times Certain districts of Bogotá, like [...]

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 sagacious little nod. ‘Perfect time to go, what with the news and that. Get in [...]