Colombia Celebrates National Wildlife Day

Colombia celebrates National Wildlife Day on July 30 Livestreaming video. El ambiente es de todos = The environment belongs to everyone ¡Acompánamos a celebrar el #DíaNacionalDeLaVidaSilvestre! El Ministro Ricardo Lozano conversará con Carlos Lasso, investigador del Instituto Humboldt, Fernando Trujillo, director de la Fundación Omacha y Hugo Mantilla Meluk, director del Centro de Estudios de …

Wild Colombia (Colombia Silvestre)

Poster Spotlight on Wild Colombia – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. Twitter @ParquesColombia @AreasMarinasCOL @FundacionOmacha @srcano1 Facebook Parques Nacionales Naturales de Colombia Yaguareté Science and Nature Instituto. Humboldt Parques Nacionales Naturales de Colombia Colombia cuenta con 59 Áreas Protegidas en el Sistema …

World Environment Day 2020

Photo: Palo Verde in Bloom June 5 is World Environment Day. Hashtag: #WorldEnvironmentDay “We recommend celebrating World Environment Day every day of the year,” said Planeta.com founder Ron Mader. The theme for 2020 is biodiversity, a solid choice for focusing attention. Given the current global pandemic of COVID19 and growing racial injustice protests in the …

Colombia’s Ciudad Perdida

Photo: Katie Bordner Colombia – Ciudad Perdida is the archaeological site of an ancient city in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. It is believed to have been founded about 800 CE, some 650 years earlier than Machu Picchu. This location is also known as “Teyuna” and “Buritaca 200.” 2020 Global Heritage Fund is teaming …

Colombia

Photo: Sebastian Moreno, Oophaga lehmanni Located in northwestern South America, Colombia is bordered to the east by Venezuela and Brazil; to the south by Ecuador; to the north by the Caribbean Sea; to the north west by Panama and to the west by the Pacific Ocean. Questions What would locals like visitors to know about …

Cartagena

Photo: Museo del Oro Zenú A vibrant city on the Caribbean Coast of Colombia, Cartagena is a UNESCO World Heritage located southwest of the Sierra Santa Marta, a biodiversity hotspot. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/sMNV4eR99jy7hoDJA Embedded Tweets Participa en nuestro conversatorio para una Cartagena Sostenible hoy a las 3:00 PM. Inscríbete https://t.co/eXpimXxvbt pic.twitter.com/Vsd9GMz6EL — AmCham Cartagena (@amchamcartagena) May …

Colombia Links

Colombia flag Links related to Colombia presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines Cajas de compensación entrarían al negocio de turismo social They used to kidnap tourists. Now Colombia’s ex-rebels run a hotel for them https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/colombia-farc-rebels-amazon-jungle-travel-guides-tourism-holiday-travel-monkeys-a8615886.html In Colombia, Shade-Grown Coffee Sustains Songbirds and People Alike A conversation with Colombian pop star Carlos Vives Pablo Escobar’s Hippos …

Armenia, Colombia

Photo: Museo del Oro Elsewhere on the Web TripAdvisor Lonely Planet Gold Museum https://thecitypaperbogota.com/features/maria-alicia-uribe-of-bogotas-gold-museum-talks-about-the-80-year-collection/23063 https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g319823-d7742637-Reviews-Museo_del_Oro_Quimbaya-Armenia_Quindio_Department.html Wikipedia: Armenia is the capital of Quindio Department. It is one of the main centers of the national economy and of the Colombian coffee growing axis. Armenia is a medium-sized city and part of the “coffee triangle” with Pereira and …

Chimichagua

Wikipedia: Chimichagua is a city and municipality in the central region of the Department of Cesar, Colombia. The municipality seat lies by the Cienaga de Zapatosa marshes. Embedded Tweets Embellish your home with an original Columbian textile from Asociación de Artesanos de Chimichagua. Find yours at this years Market! July 12-14th. Tickets on Sale now! …