Bogota


Chapinero - Bogota


The response to my piece Bogotá is the #1 tourist destination in Colombia ranged from regional patriotism to flat out denial...

151 Things to do


Bogotá is a big, intimidating mosaic of a city. Your life-changing experience of it will only be limited by your budget...

Top areas to stay


Bogotá attracts an incredibly diverse type of visitor looking for the best areas to stay in Bogotá. Tourists go to Cartagena...

Renting in Bogota


If you are reading this in English you are most likely a foreigner trying to rent an apartment in Bogotá, Colombia.

Safety in Bogotá


Colombia has the seventh most unequal distribution of wealth in the world. The booming economy over the past 15 years...

20 old photos of Bogota


When you walk Bogotá streets, something tells you what you are seeing is just a fraction of the whole story...

LGTB Chapinero


Kind of. It's not official, but international travelers, minorities and LGBTI people have chosen Chapinero...

Best Parks


If you are a nature lover and you are staying in Bogotá, well… You’re in the right place. Did you know Colombia...

Parque el Virrey


The prime location for furnished apartments in Bogota is the El Virrey park. It's a long narrow park that splits...

The golden triangle of Bogotá


The best way to start a day in Bogota is a early morning hike up the Quebrada de la Vieja. This time I take the route...