Tejo – a heady mix of target practice and gunpowder – is a pre-Columbian game that is more than 450 years old and still played by people of all ages.
In Colombia’s Andean foothills, one of the cities’ hottest bands, Los Coffee Makers, puts on an impromptu roof performance.
Lonely Planet photographer Dominic Bonuccelli heads to Colombia’s Caribbean coast for a tutorial on what makes a good picture.
While the US celebrates with hot dogs and fireworks, freedom festivities can take many forms.
Despite Colombia’s violent history, modern Bogota is energetic, artistic and wonderfully chaotic.
BBC Travel reader Carla Vleugels is looking for good eating options in Bogota, Medellin and the coffee triangle for her July holiday. Our Facebook followers shared their suggestions.