Bienvenido a coastal Chocó – Part 2 – La playa

The dreamy low-tide sunset is a stark contrast to the night sky of the Chocó. The clouds grow angry and bloated until they give way to a psychotic tantrum that threatens to wash the village into the sea. Every night in my bungalow, I lay awake listening. The lightning is ceaseless and judging by the…

Bienvenido a coastal Chocó – Part 1 – Las ranas

My first instinct was not to write about this place so nobody new would find out it exists. On the other hand, like so many of the best places, Colombia’s Chocó coast could stand to be taken notice of by the right folks from the outside. A land packed to the green brim with endemic…