A Brief Look At FARC’s Origins In Colombia

Before FARC’s foundation, Colombian peasants started to organize self-defense movements that tried to break the bipartite system of hegemony

Monuments from FARC’s weapons to be erected At UN headquarters

The surrendered arms will be handed over to the Colombian government

Colombia: Secrets of an ancient curiosity

Explore Colombia's mysterious interior and encounters the remnants of a forgotten civilisation.

Is it possible to relive the muysca language?

Approximately a million people spoke Muysca in the Nuevo Reino de Granada (New Kingdom of Granada) before the arrival of the Spaniards, although some words still survive

Palenquero: The identity behind a language in Colombia

Spoken by residents of a settlement established by runaway slaves, Palenquero is seen as a form of cultural resistance.

Arahuacos, Koguis and the secret of chocolate

A bar of chocolate made with Colombian cocoa won the highest award in the "International Chocolate Awards” held annually in London and Arahuacos and Koguis are responsible.

San Pedro Claver, a figure of peace in Colombia

In times of doubt and hesitation during the Peace Deal process San Pedro Claver becomes a model for the future peace landscape.

Academic music in Colombia: a forgotten tradition

What happened with the history and development of music in a country that lives surrounded by it?

A trip to the days when Spain colonized Colombia

Villa de Leyva and Mongui, two pueblos of stone-paved streets and houses with balconies in central Colombia, preserve enormous architectural and artisanal riches that take visitors back to the days of the Spanish conquest.

Colombian Indians preserve cultural roots

Several Indian communities in the southern Colombian province of Guaviare are working with international assistance to document and preserve traditions threatened by half a century of armed conflict and forced displacement.

Colombia vs Columbia: A nation scorned in spelling?

Richard Nixon, Paris Hilton, Justin Bieber and Starbucks have all made the mistake. The host of the Miss Universe pageant made the mistake — right after making an even bigger mistake.

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