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The street cumbia band

In which the author shares a few words with the members of a street cumbia band in Bogota. Continue reading

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Bogotá under Quarantine

An uncharacteristic calm hangs over the empty streets of a Bogotá under quarantine. Continue reading

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A Walk in Bogotá’s Siete de Agosto

The yellow zapatico taxi cut me off turning right on the Carrera 11 in Chapinero. No indicator right – sin la luz naranja de su direccional prendida – he was furious with me for taking the corner slowly. I flicked him … Continue reading

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Taking Bogotá for Granted

Are we at risk of taking our capital city of Bogotá for granted? Love her, hate her, try moving closer in, try getting away, you cannot doubt for one second that you are overwhelmingly, well, just here. That’s what Bogotá … Continue reading

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