Archive for July, 2009

Introducing The Mick

Posted on 29. Jul, 2009 by .


SUMMARY: Introducing a new character to this blog, The Mick, who moved to Colombia in the 80s to bring cocaine to Ireland. After four years in prison, he never went back.

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Taxis in Colombia vs. Peru

Posted on 19. Jul, 2009 by .


SUMMARY: Explaining the risks and rules of taking taxis in Colombia and Peru: Peruvian Rules, Peruvian Stories, Colombian Rules, and Colombian Stories.

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Alcohol and Sensitivity in Latin America

Posted on 11. Jul, 2009 by .


SUMMARY: Explaining how alcohol and drunkenness is NOT controversial in Latin America. In fact, not much is.

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La Candelaria in Pictures

Posted on 11. Jul, 2009 by .


SUMMARY: Profile and pictures of Bogota, Colombia’s famed neighborhood, La Candelaria. Crazy murals included.

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Bogota Bike Tour

Posted on 05. Jul, 2009 by .


SUMMARY: I recently took a guided bike tour through Bogota, Colombia, with explanations from our guide and pictures.

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