Tag Archives: la candelaria

Stabbed in Bogota’s Parque de los Periodistas

Posted on 12. Jul, 2014 by .

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Telling the story of a gringo who was stabbed in Bogota’s Parque de los Periodistas in an attempted robbery.

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Joey’s First Days in Bogota, Colombia

Posted on 10. Mar, 2012 by .

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SUMMARY: A friend from Chicago gets my personal intro to Bogota, including sex, drugs, and more.

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2010 Murals in La Candelaria, Bogota

Posted on 19. Dec, 2010 by .

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SUMMARY: Pictures of 2010′s murals from La Candelaria in Bogota, Colombia.

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Life Still a Dream in La Candelaria

Posted on 22. Nov, 2010 by .

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SUMMARY: Short dittie on how security guards work in La Candelaria, Bogota.

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Life is But a Dream in La Candelaria

Posted on 24. Jul, 2010 by .

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SUMMARY: Crime and indigente nuisances are way down in La Candelaria. I explain why.

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Contributed Story: Hangin’ Tough in La Candelaria

Posted on 14. Mar, 2010 by .

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SUMMARY: Christopher K from Colombia gives his advice on how NOT to get robbed or bothered in La Candelaria section of Bogota, Colombia.

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Contributed Story: La Candelaria Pickpocket FAIL

Posted on 14. Mar, 2010 by .

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SUMMARY: Quick dittie on an attempted robbery in La Candelaria.

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Bogota Zombie Bums

Posted on 29. Aug, 2009 by .

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SUMMARY: I describe panhandlers, bums, and drug addicts in Bogota, Colombia.

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La Candelaria in Pictures

Posted on 11. Jul, 2009 by .

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

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Why I Hate Downtown Bogota

Posted on 10. Jun, 2009 by .

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SUMMARY: One day’s events that highlight why I hate La Candelaria and downtown Bogota, Colombia.

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Crime and the Bogota Mentality

Posted on 08. May, 2009 by .

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SUMMARY: Describing crime and the Bogota atmosphere. Features The Suit in La Candelaria, The Bogota Atmosphere, and The Bogota Mentality.

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My First Mugging in Colombia

Posted on 12. Apr, 2009 by .

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SUMMARY: My story of getting mugged my first week in La Candelaria, Bogota, Colombia. Other stories from the neighborhood too.

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