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The Colombian “Tú” Or “Usted” Game

By AI_Bogota - Thursday, April 28, 2016

Colombians often think of themselves as friendly, highly informal and very warm people. And the truth is that, for the most part, they really are like that. However, for foreigners,… Read more…

Bogotá Bus Bidding Wars

By AI_Bogota - Friday, April 22, 2016

If it sounds dramatic, that’s because it is. Dramatic, thrilling, exciting and quite confusing and intimidating. Still, pretty harmless and definitely worth seeing. I’m talking about Bogotá’s bus bidding wars,… Read more…

The Pros and Cons of Colombian Food

By AI_Bogota - Friday, April 15, 2016

Colombian food is definitely not for everybody.  Personally, I love it because it’s heavy on the things my taste buds love.  On the other hand, there are certain types of… Read more…

Are you Complaining or are you Yelling?

By AI_Bogota - Friday, April 8, 2016

In Colombia, people are not used to formally complaining about anything. However, they do informally complain about many things, including each other’s attitudes. And, to be accurate, they do so… Read more…

Out in the Bogotá Barrios

By AI_Bogota - Friday, April 1, 2016

Bogotá is a city full of wonderful, intriguing, beautifully rare and disconcertingly odd features. It has the perfect blend of realities that makes it fascinating. Its culture, its architecture, its… Read more…

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