Tagged: street food

mecato colombian snacks

30 Colombian Snacks (Mecato) That Will Make You Miss Home

Mecato, is the Colombian term for all those finger-licking Colombian snacks you’ll find being sold on street carts. Eaten at any time of the day, to many Colombians abroad, Colombian snacks (mecato) bring back fond childhood memories...

cicloruta y ciclovia bogota colombia

Ciclorutas and Ciclovía : Useless or Useful?

What do you think of the ciclorutas and ciclovías in Bogota? Before coming to Bogotá, many of my Colombian friends living abroad reiterated the fact that the streets of Bogotá were hectic and undrivable and that...

guanabana colombian fruit

How to Make Guanabana (Soursop) Juice

Guanabana in English also goes under the name of soursop or graviola and seems to be quite popular on the streets of Bogotá. Small portable stands with umbrellas to shade them from the impredictable Bogotá weather...