Ute Junker wanders the reinvented streets of a former crime capital.
It's a continent that can be intimidating and other-worldly, but it's never, ever dull, writes Steve McKenna.
A love of adventure and Garcia Marquez lead Michael Jacobs to Mompos, where he finds a mysterious vision of the past.
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Foot-stomping Steve McKenna tries to find his groove in a city of non-stop dancing.
Steve McKenna learns how to wrap his lips around 'Espanol' with the locals in Latin America.
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With its mix of beauty and terror, a determined Colombia is luring the tourists back.
This South American country has much to offer visitors, with vibrant cities and dramatic landscapes; from Caribbean beaches to snow-capped mountains and steaming volcanoes.