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Mochilas: What They Are In Colombia, Where I Will Not Be Tomorrow

Yep, this is my final day in Bogotá. What a long strange trip it’s been; deeper reflection later perhaps. I was pondering the past few months this morning as I wandered Septima, drinking mandarin juice and eating some fresh coconut … Continue reading

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Sign Language

So I know it’s Monday, and I told Manu to write Music Monday, but she probs won’t, so here is a photo update for you instead. There are lots of odd signs around Bogotá so this is definitely only a … Continue reading

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Food Fest

To commemorate independence day I’ll be doing a massive food post. Last weekend we went to Sopó. For those of you interested in geography here is Sopó in relation to Bogotá: It takes about 2 hours to get to Sopó. … Continue reading

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Transmilleno

The Transmi is a very sophisticated bus system that works more like a subway. It is hard to explain, so let me take you on a typical ride from my barrio (neighborhood). Some of us live close to the Transmi, … Continue reading

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You’re going where? Why?

So I have a four and a half hour layover in JFK, but that’s ok because at least I know for sure my bags will make the connection. Appreciation to the airport guy who waived my overweight bag fee. However … Continue reading

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