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How to extend a Colombian visa

May 13, 2017 // 1 Comment

First, if you’re planning to move to Colombia or are already living here, it’s a really good idea to join the following Facebook groups: Secret Bogota. Ssshhh and Expat, people traveling to Bogota Colombia!! People ask all kinds of questions on there and you’ll find so many helpful (and a few unhelpful) answers, and you can ask any questions that [more]

How to get a Colombian partner visa

January 6, 2014 // 74 Comments

*Updated July 2016* – Please read the comments in the comments section below, as readers have been giving helpful advice on how the partner visa application process is constantly changing! *Update January 2017* – I applied for a new partner visa recently, and it is all done online now. Visit this government website to find out more about the different [more]

How to renew your Colombian tourist visa

January 6, 2014 // 6 Comments

Many foreigners come to Colombia and find themselves wanting to stay .. much like myself 🙂 Thus arises the question of how to renew your Colombian tourist visa! EU citizens receive a 90-day tourist visa stamp in their passport upon arrival in Colombia; if you want to stay beyond these 90 days, it used to be necessary to leave the country and re-enter in order to [more]