Friday, March 5, 2021

Crazed by Colombia: Michael Douglas Visited Medellin and Cali

On Thursday, March 5, acclaimed actor and producer Michael Douglas, with two Academy Awards, four Golden Globes and one Emmy to his name, was...

20 Die in Colombia Building Collapse

TODAY COLOMBIA - Twenty people died in the collapse of a residential building in the northern Colombian city of Cartagena, the mayor said on...

Crime Wave Hits Cartagena

TODAY COLOMBIA - A crime wave has hit Colombia's port city of Cartagena just days before government officials and FARC rebels are scheduled to...

Cartagena ups security measures amid violent crime wave ahead of Colombia peace ceremony

Colombia’s Caribbean port city Cartagena stepped up security measures on Sunday amid an apparent violent crime wave and a week from the arrival of numerous world...

School kids banned from erotic dancing in Cartagena

TODAY COLOMBIA - Children in Colombia´s coastal city of Cartagena de Indias can no longer dance the traditional “champeta” or other “erotic” rhythms that affect...

Colombia inaugurates Latin America’s most modern refinery

Colombia Reports Colombian state-controlled oil company Ecopetrol on Wednesday inaugurated a newly expanded refinery capable of processing 165,000 barrels of crude per day and equipped...

Cartagena lawmakers seek to ban topless tourists from city center

Cartagena lawmakers want tourists to cover-up, concerned over the impressionability of children living in one of Colombia’s most popular holiday destinations. A bill was filed by Councilor Cesar Pion regulating...

Colombian Military Recognized For Its Training

  TODAY COLOMBIA - Colombia’s Armed Forces are recognized for providing high levels of specialized training, and the recent course provided the benefit of their...

Cartagena Mayor Wants Removal of Prince Charles’ Plaque

CARTAGENA, Colombia — Cartegena Mayor Dionisio Vele is seeking removal of a plaque commemorating an 18th century battle less than a week after it was...

Mojito: The Drink That Fuels Cartagena

COLOMBIA TRAVEL -- When you are in Cartagena, it is hot and sometimes it is quite hard to get out of bed and convince...

How the CIA broke up a Colombian child prostitution ring

ABC’s Nightlife followed a CIA unit whose only task is to break international child prostitution rings. In 15 minutes, the mini documentary shows how American federal agents...

Cartagena beauty queen arrested in child sex tourism ring bust

COLOMBIA NEWS -- Colombian authorities supported by United States Immigration and Customs have dealt a blow to child prostitution in the Caribbean city of...

Cartagena – Mojito’s Kicking In and the Smiles Becoming

COLOMBIA TRAVEL,  By Sean Jansen --What comes to mind when you think of South America? Patagonia? Machu Picchu? The Amazon? Buenos Aires? Cartagena, is oddly...

Syria freedom fighters, Russia punks to feature in Colombia documentary festival

Colombian cities Bogota, Medellin, Barranquilla, and Cartagena will be screening critically acclaimed national and international documentaries as part of the Ambulante Documentary Film Festival.  Between August 26...

Main route closed between Medellin and Colombia’s Atlantic coast due to ‘FARC’ attack

The main transport route connecting Colombia’s second largest city, Medellin, with the nation’s Atlantic coast region has been closed since midnight Wednesday due to...

Colombia Bans Alcohol, Guns and Motorcycles For Saturday’s Game With Uruguay

COLOMBIA NEWS — Authorities in major Colombian cities are again imposing bans on alcohol and curfews for Saturday to discourage out of control partying...

Bill Clinton returns to Colombia for ’3rd Way’ summit

Former US president Bill Clinton will return to Colombia to attend a ”Third Way” summit for social democratic politcians in the coastal city of Cartagena on July 1.  Former...

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