Monthly Archives: June 2013

Visiting a Coffee Plantation

Recently, Briton Laura visited a coffee plantation a few hours west of Bogotá with Bogotá Bike Tours. Laura and Karolina, the guide, loaded their bikes onto a bus in north Bogotá and rode west, to near the town of Alban, … Continue reading

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Fast Times at the National University

In the National University’s campus, with its politics, political graffiti and protests, something interesting is usually going one. Not long ago during a bike tour we participated in this race across the Plaza Del Che. After a grueling race, the … Continue reading

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Stopping for Snail Slime

Edgar sets up his little stand every day on Ave. Septima near 24th St. and sells snail slime. Really. Often, we stop and meet him during our bike tours. He says the stuff treats wrinkles, stretch marks and acne. And … Continue reading

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