Northern Colombia – June 2013

Robert in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta
Robert in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta

In June 2013 we rejoined nature tour guide Mark Pretti on his inaugural tour of northern Colombia.  We had been thinking of Colombia for years, dating back to our 1993 trip to Venezuela with Steve Hilty of VENT, who wrote the “Birds of Columbia” book – but our thoughts were always “gee, too bad we can’t go”.  You know, drug cartels, nasty business, State Dept advisories, etc.  Well, wait long enough and things change!   Read more about it!