Colombia Links

Colombia flag Links related to Colombia presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesCajas de compensación entrarían al negocio de turismo socialThey used to kidnap tourists. Now Colombia’s ex-rebels run a hotel for themhttps://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/colombia-farc-rebels-amazon-jungle-travel-guides-tourism-holiday-travel-monkeys-a8615886.htmlIn Colombia, Shade-Grown Coffee Sustains Songbirds and People AlikeA conversation with Colombian pop star Carlos Vives Pablo Escobar’s Hippos Keep Having Sex and No …

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 …

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. HeadlinesEnvironmental defenders in Colombia are being killed in alarming numbers – Vox [email protected]@[email protected]@srcano1 FacebookParques Nacionales Naturales de ColombiaYaguareté Science and NatureInstituto. Humboldt Videos Animalario de la Biodiversidad Colombianahumboldt.org.co/animalario Parques Nacionales Naturales …

Chiribiquete National Park

Buzzwords Looking for a roadmap to responsible, conscious, Indigenous eco, local tourism? So are we. Updating this guide to the newly-named World Heritage Spot. Breaking (July 2018) – The 42WHC has inscribed Chiribiquete National Park as a world heritage site Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/q5rnYH7He4y13HYd9 Chiribiquete National Natural Park (Spanish: Parque Nacional Natural (PNN) Serranía de Chiribiquete) is …

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 …

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 …

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 …