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Popayan Courtyard

Popayan

Known as La Ciudad Blanca or the White City, Popayan (Popayán) is located in southwest Colombia between the Western and Central...

Fruits of Colombia

Luscious, sensual, sweet, tart and colourful are adjectives that could easily define the women of Colombia but they are only part of the arsenal of descriptive attributes that can be applied to the fruits of Colombia, one of the most bio diverse countries in the world.
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The Real Pirates of the Caribbean

Since 1908 Hollywood has been romanticizing and idolizing the pirate - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_pirate_films. With stars such as Gary Cooper, Douglas Fairbanks, Errol Flynn, Jean Harlow, Olivia de Havilland and of course Johnny Depp and his Pirates of the Caribbean, it is difficult to remember that many were cut-throat murderous thieves .