The many levels of Colombia’s highlands
Journalists' Park and Bogota's hills

The many levels of Colombia’s highlands

Colombia is a land of plenty, one of the most biodiverse in the world, awash with rivers, filled with fertile lowland and highland areas -  in an overall area about 50% larger than Texas and…

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Street Art, Bogota
By Rodez, with tags and flaking paint, on Bogota's oldest building.

Street Art, Bogota

Bogota has a vibrant street art culture. It began decades ago as expressions of rebellion by the young along with distaste for civil war politics, the political corruption that impoverished many, and the pernicious drug…

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Music of the Starlit Night – Cali
Central church of Cali at night

Music of the Starlit Night – Cali

The stars peeked out from behind the soft clouds, just a few of the brightest overcoming the lights of the city. The wind was soft and refreshing in a perfect temperature for sitting on the…

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Kosovo: The Ties that Bind
Enjoying cafes at the Prizren riverside

Kosovo: The Ties that Bind

Kosovo is newly emerging as a country, the latest from the former Yugoslavia to be independent - barely so with the ongoing help of NATO and the US since the 1990s. There’s a lot of…

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