The Road to Brazil – Colombia Qualify
Feb21

The Road to Brazil – Colombia Qualify

Colombia have qualified for the World Cup for the first time in 16 years and you can only imagine the happiness this has brought this amazing country. As with all things Colombia did this the hard way after sensationally being 3-0 down in the match against Chile to come back to draw the game 3-3 and book themselves on the plane to Brasil. The “Cafeteros” as they are known are currently ranked 5th best team in the world and therefore...

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Beautiful Cartagena Colombia
Feb08

Beautiful Cartagena Colombia

Just before Christmas we decided that we would go for vacations to end 2013 on a high. As we were living in Bogota, we wanted to visit a place with sun and attractions. We normally visit Melgar which is only 3 hours driving from Bogota but which has an amazing climate and some fantastic hotels all of which with many things to do. The next on the shortlist was the beautiful island of San Andres which is 3 hour flight from Bogota and is...

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The Caribbean Coast of Colombia
Dec07

The Caribbean Coast of Colombia

Ok, so as you might have guess, I am in Colombia now for the next few months and what better way to relax than to head off to the Caribbean coast of Colombia.  I will travel by coach from the capital city Bogota because the flights are expensive at this time of year. The only problem with this is that the drive is a complete 24 hours and therefore this is not the most comforting journey. So the plan is to always take a bus at the...

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Living in Colombia
Nov23

Living in Colombia

What it’s like to live in Bogota for 12 Months Whilst I have lived in Colombia before and know this place like the back of my hand I thought I would write a little about my time here. Colombia is a fantastic place with a lot of things to do, see and visit.  Whilst I am I not going to list the reasons why to visit Colombia because I think that subject has been covered by many people and doesn’t need to be covered by me. I...

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