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You never know what you are going to find in mountains. They are a world apart. Up here, perspectives shift, conventions unravel and the unexpected lurks round every bend. Mountains show us what we have been missing, down there, in the cities of the plains.
The hillside opposite our perch is covered with more textures and colours of trees than it’s possible to count. We’re sitting in enforced stillness because Nick Bayly, the ornithologist accompanying us, is determined that we should see a keel-billed toucan, the most glamorous bird in the Sierra Nevada, Colombia.
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One day last summer, walking along a back street of Cartagena’s walled old city, I spotted Luis Guzmán, the lupine-faced actor from Carlito’s Way and Boogie Nights. He was a few feet away, dressed like a tourist, and he was gawking in the window of a curio shop.