Media

  • Newspapers All major cities have daily newspapers. Bogotá's leading newspaper, El Tiempo (www.eltiempo.com), has reasonable coverage of national and international news, culture, sports and economics; El Espectador (www.elespectador.com) is also good. The leading newspapers in other large cities include El Colombiano (www.elcolombiano.com) in Medellín, and El País (www.elpais.com.co) in Cali. Semana (www.semana.com) is the biggest national weekly magazine.
  • TV Colombia has plenty of national and local TV stations. Each region has its own TV station; Bogotá TV is dominated by City TV (www.citytv.com.co). Nationwide channels include Caracol TV (www.canalcaracol.com.co), RCN TV (www.canalrcn.com), and government-run Señal Colombia (www.senalcolombia.tv).
  • Online For English-language coverage of Colombian news and current affairs check out Colombia Reports (www.colombiareports.com).