17 07, 2017

Getting lost in Paloquemao market

By | July 17th, 2017|Art and Culture, Gastronomy|0 Comments

Thanks to Hansa Tours I finally got the opportunity to visit the famous fruit market Paloquemao, but fruit is not all I found! A dizzying array of market goods are on offer here as well as countless Colombian traditional snacks and rows upon rows of brightly coloured (often painted!) flowers :) It's great fun to [...]

14 06, 2017

Colombian Gastronomy- A Foreign Perspective

By | June 14th, 2017|Gastronomy|0 Comments

Colombian Gastronomy When I first visited Colombia in 2016 I’d heard mixed reviews gastronomically and wasn't 100% sure what to expect. However from a culinary perspective I’ve been pleasantly surprised both by the staple foods and typical dishes and also the innumerable snacks on offer on every street corner. These treats and new things to [...]

1 03, 2017

La Candelaria – Sunday walk on the Septima

By | March 1st, 2017|Art and Culture, Gastronomy|0 Comments

La Candelaria is without any doubt one of the highlights you must visit during your stay in Bogota The potpourri of amusing history, historical buildings, Graffiti and countless street artist, bars and Restaurants are creating a special vibe. Particularly on weekends and on holidays, when the “Septima” is closed for the traffic, you can enjoy [...]