Posted on 23. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
All about the culture of cycling in Bogota. Bikes, ciclorutas, ciclovia, and over 80 pictures of the city’s main bike path.
Posted on 19. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
In his autobiography, Smuggler’s Diary, Kendall describes the first stabbing he witnessed at the Villanueva Prison in Cali, Colombia.
Posted on 16. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
Gothic Bogota in pictures. Sites include Plaza Bolivar, Plaza Lourdes, Central Cemetery of Bogota, and more.
Posted on 15. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
A warning with anecdotes about teaching English in Colombian private high schools for upper-class students.
Posted on 12. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
Telling the story of a gringo who was stabbed in Bogota’s Parque de los Periodistas in an attempted robbery.
Posted on 11. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
This excerpt from Smuggler’s Diary: Cocaine Karma describes Kendall’s first day in Villanueva Prison in Cali, Colombia.
Posted on 10. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
Announcing the launch of the Kickstarter project and campaign drive for This Mick’s Life: Addiction and Underworld from Ireland to Colombia.
Posted on 10. May, 2014 by Colin.
Reasons Not to Work Abroad – a point-by-point response to Mark Manson’s article, “Why Young Americans Should Work Overseas.”
Posted on 19. Mar, 2014 by Colin.
I discuss the difference in attitudes toward dogs in Latin America vs. the U.S.
Posted on 16. Nov, 2013 by Colin.
Explaining why, contrary to what a lot of idiots say, Latinas are not exotic.
Posted on 17. Aug, 2013 by Colin.
A look at the significant Moorish and Arab footprint in Latin America.
Posted on 23. Jul, 2013 by Colin.
In the wake of the murder of DEA agent, James “Terry” Watson, we ask which is worse for Colombia’s image: narcoterrorism or common street crime.