Borrachero is a tasteless and odourless drug that can swiftly be mixed into drinks, food and cigarettes. And the worst thing is, once you’re under its spell, you seem completely aware of the outside world, so no one can tell you’re in danger.
When traveling it’s important to stay vigilant, be weary of strangers, and keep an eye on your food and drink at all times. If you didn’t buy it, don’t consume it.
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Travel to Colombia with World Nomads’ Stephanie Hunt as she learns about one of the country’s most notorious exports, and the mass damage it’s caused to society.
Imagine a drug that can transform you into a zombie slave. An automaton that loses all free will, is incredibly compliant but still appears to be alert and coherent. That's the myth behind borrachero. These are the facts.