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We’ve mentioned before how, here at Azimo, we have people from all over the world. Every continent is represented in our team, which means every day is an opportunity to learn about each other’s cultures, practice a new language and listen to music from all corners of the world.

One of these countries is Colombia, the land of majestic mountain scenery and tropical rainforests.

By the way, have you heard of cumbia? It’s a hugely popular Latin dance music style, originating from the Colombian Caribbean coast. We’ve been listening to it a lot to warm up these days which inspired us to share some love for this country.

Check out the videos below to find out more about Colombian life and people, outside the usual stereotypes that we know:

1) Colombia has a rich and exciting surf culture, particularly in the Chocó region on the Pacific coast:

Cultura de surf hecho en Chocó – Surf culture made in Chocó from Parent Guillaume on Vimeo.

2) Colombia’s biodiversity is second to none:

3) In Colombia, ‘you feel like the guest that everyone has been waiting for’: