I had the pleasure of spending all of last week in our Bogota office. I love it – I love working with our team, I love the food scene in Bogota (that’s a whole other blog post…) the music, and this trip, the weather was amazing too.
Bogota is home to some fabulous fashion designers, whose boutiques I try to visit on each of my trips. Whether I get some EPK for my Daughters, (http://www.shopepk.com/), Mercedes Salazar for my lovely wife (http://www.mercedessalazar.com/) or Arturo Calle (http://www.arturocalle.com/ ) for me, as an American, I enjoy the exchange rate and load up on amazing products, at fantastic prices.
Last week was no different – I went to the famous El Retiro mall in Bogota to grab some holiday gifts, wanting to take advantage of the huge savings holiday sales would provide. The strengthening Dollar + Holiday Sales = Great value for cheap ol’ me.
Boy was I surprised. Read more