+ Corabastos 005 | Corabastos  -  Bogota, Colombia

Corabastos – Bogota, Colombia

Corabastos (57) 1 453 7188 Av. Carrera 80 No. 2 – 51 Bogota, Colombia www.corabastos.com.co OPEN HOURS: 4:00 – 12:00 Daily   The largest vegetable, fruit, cereals and grain supply market in Colombia, and the largest we have visited in the world. 420,000 square meters  with 57 warehouses and 6,500 vendors. A daily movement of 12.400 tonnes of produce.  Visiting Corabastos makes you ask how there… Read More

+ Grazia 006 | Maison Grazia  -  Bogota, Colombia

Maison Grazia – Bogota, Colombia

Maison Grazia (57) 1 702-1115 Calle 69#5-04 Bogotá, Colombia www.maisongrazia.com OPEN HOURS: 7:00am -7:00pm   Tuesday – Saturday 9:00am -5:00pm   Sunday As of 2013, Maison Grazia is the best pastry shop in all Colombia.  French pastry chef Raphael Haasz, formerly of Daniel in NYC ,and his lovely Colombian wife Claudia Oyuelo (head chef – trained at the French Culinary Institute also in NY and  also… Read More

+ el dorado airport1 | Arriving to Colombia

Arriving to Colombia

Now this is a far cry from my first trip through El Dorado a dozen years ago; when navigating the corridor like terminal was more akin to wading through a souk then engaging in modern era jet-travel. Not today – today I calmly ….