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Getting Coastal - Part 1

In the last nine days I’ve taken three showers, escaped chikungunya, and played with an indigenous child while exploring the Caribbean coast of Colombia…

First stop Cartagena! 419 more words

Coffee and cake

From Cali, the town of Salsa, we took a bus and asked to get off at the town of Cordoba. The driver let us off on the middle of a busy main road with kids playing by the side who immediately shouted over to us ‘AMIIIIIIGOS, San Cipriano??!’ (the place we were going), we nodded and they pointed us in the right direction. 872 more words

A Tour to El Totumo Mud Volcano near Cartagena

‘Bizarre’, ‘ludicrous’, ‘delightfully awkward’, ‘farcical’ and ‘ridiculous’ are just some of the words that have been used to describe the experience of visiting Colombia’s acclaimed… 1,443 more words


The Establishment of Autonomy and Language Status

In 1987 Nicaragua adopted a new constitution, which guaranteed cultural and linguistic rights to the indigenous and afro-descended (creole) populations of the Caribbean coast. In the same year, the Ley de Autonomía (Law 28) was passed, which established the Northern and Southern Autonomous Regions. 223 more words

Touring Costa Rica

Well, we’ve now been in Costa Rica for 2 weeks!  In this time, we have travelled almost the entire Pacific Coast, visiting the beaches and towns from Tamarindo, up to Playa del Coco and all the way down to Dominical and Uvita.   226 more words

Capella Resort Planning December 15 Opening

The Capella Marigot Bay resort in St Lucia is targeting December 15 for its opening, according to the property’s website.
The hotel will feature 57 suites and 67 guestrooms and a special “Rum Cave,” along with an Auriga spa, among other features. 77 more words

Metro Caribbean