Blog — Columbia

You Inspire Us, Second Edition: Progressivism in Bogotá, Colombia

Welcome to our new monthly series You Inspire Us, where we highlight and honor the people, brands, and ideas pushing us to think and do better as individuals, as a brand, and as a human collective. There’s something about Colombia that elicits a cringe in certain unknowing people if you tell them you’re headed there. A squirm then a comment about the danger, the drug trade, kidnappings. “Well, stay safe. Watch out. Are you sure?”  In truth, Colombia has come an incredibly far way in a surprisingly short time to shed much of its crime-ridden past and become a vibrant cultural gem (and one of tourism’s best-kept secrets). The change comes, at least in part, from our two You Inspire Us...
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