... our last dinner in Colombia, sniff sniff ... the home cut fries were excellent, and the burger was decent, though quite underdone. Also the final mango juice and lemonade of the trip. Not exactly a traditional Colombian meal, but we were really in the mood for something like a burger - too bad it was as expensive as in Canada, costing about $15 CAD.
Prodigious Patacon January 8th 2012 Geo: 4.60987, -74.082There would be no Guatavita or Zipaquira today, though either one would have made a worthwhile day trip from Bogota. Between some fatigue and the fact that we were enjoying Bogota immensely, far more than we expected to, we decided to take it easy and enjoy some of the other things that this great city has to offer its visitors.Our mornings thus far in Bogota have been sl ... read more
South America » Colombia Colombia was one of the three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others are Ecuador and Venezuela). A 40-year insurgent campaign to overthrow the Colombian Government escalated during the 1990s, undergirded in part... ... read more