Colombia Tourism News

Dozens killed as Chapecoense plane crashes in Colombia

Dozens killed as Chapecoense plane crashes in Colombia

4 days ago Airline News

As many as 76 people are believed to have died in a plane crash in Colombia. The aircraft came down with 81 people on board on approach to the city of Medellin. Many of those on board were from the Brazilian football team Chapecoense. The team was travelling to Colombia to complete in final of the Copa Sudamericana, against Medellin team Atletico Nacional.

Air Europa launches new Bogota route

Air Europa launches new Bogota route

7th Jul 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Air Europa has launched its latest route, set to operate daily from Madrid to Bogota on its latest generation aircraft, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. Air Europa chairman Juan Jose Hidalgo cut the ribbon at the inauguration in Barajas airport Madrid and was among passengers on the first flight to Bogota, the city thought to be the economic, cultural, political, financial and touristic hub of Colombia.

Four Seasons Hotel Bogotá opens to guests in Colombia

Four Seasons Hotel Bogotá opens to guests in Colombia

16th Apr 2016 Hotel News

The land of emeralds has a new gem in the luxuriously intimate Four Seasons Hotel Bogotá, where every design detail is handcrafted, and every guest experience is completely personalised. The second Four Seasons in the city spills onto the vibrant street scene, while providing a warm haven of customised service and sophisticated style for its guests.

Air Europa adds Colombian capital Bogotá to schedule

Air Europa adds Colombian capital Bogotá to schedule

23rd Oct 2015 Airline News Tourism News

Air Europa will launch a new daily service from London to Bogota via Madrid June 27th next year. Following the announcement of a new route to Asuncion, Paraguay, last month, this news is further indication of Air Europa’s strategy for growth and expansion over the coming year, as the airline seeks to fill the few remaining gaps in its South American network.

Quito leads winners at World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony

Quito leads winners at World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony

Ecudaorian capital Quito has led winners at the World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2015, being recognised as Latin America’s Leading Destination for the second successive year. On a night of night of high drama in host city Bogotá, Chile claimed the title of South America’s Leading Adventure Tourism Destination, while Argentina picked up the trophy for South America’s Leading Heritage Destination.

Wyndham Garden Barranquilla opens in Colombia

Wyndham Garden Barranquilla opens in Colombia

9th Jul 2015 Hotel News

Wyndham Hotel Group has announced the opening of the 91-room Wyndham Garden Barranquilla hotel, jointly with local partner Inversiones Rueda Leon. The hotel becomes the company’s 13th property to open in Colombia. Wyndham Garden Barranquilla is located in the heart of Barranquilla’s financial district, mere steps from several major corporations, banks, and industrial parks, as well as the world-renowned shopping for which Barranquilla and Colombia are famous.