The descendants of Pablo Escobar’s hippos are loose in the Colombian wilderness. Local authorities now must decide what to do with these dangerous animals.
Todo Bien in Santa Marta By Benton Graham Whether it’s an airplane, a hostel dorm, or a mall, you will be sweaty the moment that you release yourself from the air conditioning into the dense, tropical Santa Marta air. “Aye! Que calor!” is a common refrain among local Colombians to complain about the heat. When […]
By Brad Hall When planning a dream vacation, Colombia generally isn’t one of the top countries that come to mind. But Colombia is a country full of incredible scenery, diversity, and culture. Despite the country’s rich history, people tend to shy away due to perceived risk and danger. Most people, when asked, will say that […]
In Medellin, Atletico Nacional Stirs Passion Among Soccer Fans Around Pablo Escobar By Kevin Dimetres The modern mystique of Medellin’s Atletico Nacional Futbol Club lies in its controversial past; Nacional was the one-time play toy of Colombian cocaine kingpin Pablo Escobar. I wasn’t sure what to expect when I visited Medellin and watched Atletico Nacional […]
South Africa’s 33 New Lion Residents Rescued Lions start a new life in Africa from zoos in Central America By Kristen Richard Animals do not speak a language that humans can understand. Because of this they can pay with a price as big as a life, when they fall into the wrong hands. Many animals […]
Paragliding in Colombia By Andrew Marston With next to no instruction, save for “run when I tell you to” and “if you don’t run when I tell you to, we could crash”, Chelsea and I find ourselves being fitted into what look like very saggy backpacks. When we ask what they’re for, we’re told they’re […]
Food, Fitness and Fun on Wellness Vacations By Eleanor Harte Picture your ideal vacation. Do you spend the week waking up without an alarm, lying on the beach soaking up the sun, and indulging in carbs, margaritas and ice cream for every meal? Or do you wake with the sun, doing yoga and a bootcamp […]