Category: Cultural insights

religious colombia

Spanish Expressions with the Word ‘God’

Spanish Expressions with the word ‘God’. Although everyday expressions with religious connotations also exist in English, I don’t hear them half as much as I do here in Colombia. And if they do exist...

semana santa in colombia

Semana Santa in the Capital of Colombia

Last week, I enjoyed a long 4-day break of ‘semana santa’ or Holy Week (a.k.a Spring Break) in which it seemed all city dwellers left the capital to crowd other towns and cities in Colombia. So naturally,...