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Hello humans! At the end of the Expedition I have compiled some photographs, videos and links of our fourth and last day in the Colombian Pacific. How we got to the Humanitarian Space and met our talented hosts who taught us about friends and foes at sea.
Fun Fact: The Pacific’s Top Export Product
Hello humans! Already living the Expedition I have compiled some photographs, videos and links from our third day. How we got to Playa Piangüita and met our talented hosts who taught us about life in the sea and in its mangrove ecosystem.
Hello humans that are already living the expedition. I have compiled some photographs, videos and links from our second day. How we got to Juanchaco and met our hosts through Atanasia Gamboa of the Ebony Women’s Association and that first approach with the Wounnan indigenous people.
Hello humans! The Buenaventura Expedition begins and I have compiled some photographs, videos and links from our first day. How we got to San Marcos to delight our palate with Maria del Pilar Caicedo and how we met Cocinando desde las raíces (Cooking from the roots) movement.
Hello humans! We want to make you fall in love with the Pacific, I have compiled some photographs and links from the recent Buenaventura Expedition and I will tell you a bit about How a diverse group of filmmakers indulge in Valle del Cauca in the memorable year 2020, I also share several links of the recommended routes on the interactive map
Hello humans! As promised, I have compiled some photographs, videos and links of the 4 years journey through the Colombian Pacific. How we fell in love with the territory exploring the 4 departments and understood the motivation for which we embarked on this beautiful journey.
The beauty and practicality of the houses on the sea is forgotten behind the black bags and the carelessness that sought to hide the shady businesses that occurred inside. Nowadays, thanks to the work of people like Jemny and Yasmani, travelers from several countries can visit without problem as long as they are accompanied by a good local guide.
The work of natural protection in Piangüita is not only environmental awareness, it is survival. The care of the mangrove ensures the subsistence of the piangua, an essential ingredient of the Pacific traditional food. Taking care of the beaches is the way for more people to want to visit them and for the business of restaurants, accommodation and other tourist services to prosper.
We carry many stories from Juanchaco in the camera and in our minds, 3 characters who told us their stories, Atanasia Gamboa, Rosalbina Valencia and C Quartz Kiro, stories that we share with you (see Blogs Chapter 2). They are stories of family, effort and dedication. We are leaving, with the weight and responsibility that trust means.
Food is more than a moment of family bonding and delight. That close relationship that exists between fire, heart and health, taught by grandparents, is clear in the Pacific kitchen where medicinal and aromatic plants grow on the rooftops, and an aromatic dinner accompanied by a drink of viche, is a cure for the body and soul.
ROUTES MAP OF THE PROYECT APELLATION OF ORIGIN COLOMBIAN PACIFIC
Meet Buenaventura Expedition
Many histories to share
Appellation of Origin Colombian Pacific
Our transmedia project that has been woven year after year