García Márquez, The Liberator and me: a journey to Mompox

Ben Box travels around Colombia to explore the impact of the landscape on García Márquez’s works and relationships

The best coffee destinations around the world

From Colombia to Kosovo, we pick some of our favourite lesser-known places to enjoy a good cup of coffee. 

Unusual dive sites

We’ve all heard of the Great Barrier Reef, but what about these more unknown dive sites?

9 lost cities of the world

From crumbling Persian empires to colossal Roman cities, here are some of our favourite ruined civilisations from around the world.

My Daughter’s Laugh

Winner of Bradt’s New Travel Writer of the Year competition 2016, tells the story of his first trip away from his daughter.

Exceptional places to visit in 2017

As we move in to 2017, it’s time to start planning this year’s trips… but where should you be heading? 

Five reasons to visit Colombia

For many years it was best known for guerrilla warfare and drug cartels but Colombia is now emerging as a safe, progressive country.

Walking the city

See the sights of the Colombian capital with our handy walking guide.

Regional specialities

From fried ants to roasted guinea pig, Colombia’s dishes vary greatly from village to village.

Hiking in Colombia

Colombia offers some of the best trails in Latin America and trekking is often at the top of the to-do list for tourists visiting the country.