Month: September 2017

BOGOTÁ: 2600 Meters Closer to the Stars

Contributed with love and by Kelly Talamas – an Editor and Creative Director, who has called Miami, Mexico and now, Colombia her home. You can find her work in the Mexican and Latin American version of Vogue. The last ten years working at the title have taken her on trips all around the region, making her an expert on the creative scenes around the Latin capitals. She appreciates qualitative, locally made design, a good boutique hotel, travel photography, and old school hip hop. Ask her to rap, and you might be pleasantly surprised. Rise and Shine –  My favorite morning plan is taking a long walk around the Parque Virrey, a luscious green oasis in the Chicó neighborhood. About halfway through the park you’ll find Canasto, a cute café nestled into a corner with an outdoor terrace that looks onto the crowds outside. The terrace is conveniently covered, since rain is a constant in the city. I opt for one of my preferred dishes – the mango and piña bowl, the avocado on beet toast or the banana and …