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My Six Months in Bogota, Colombia

I moved to Colombia back in 2007 to assist a competitor in opening a call center in Bogota. I am in the telephone answering service business. I had been living between my home in Miami and my second home in San Jose, Costa Rica.  My first reaction to the invitation was the same as most people would have.  First you think of drugs, then you think of explosions. I did briefly remember the movie “Romancing the Stone”, which made the place seem like an adventure.  Having traveled most of Latin America and speaking Spanish fluently, I decided to give it a try.

The first thing you’ll notice when you land is that the plane seems to be going awfully fast. This is because Bogota sits at around 9,000 feet and the air density is very low, so planes need to move faster to keep up their airspeed...


Parks In Bogota Colombia

Travel Colombia
by xurde

The city of Bogota in Columbia has so much to offer. You will never run out of wonderful things to see and do. You’ll be experiencing the very best in life and a plethora of leisure activities for you and yours.

Bogota, Columbia is home to an enormous urban park called the Simon Bolivar Metropolitan Park, one of the biggest in the world. Within the park is a recreational section that also includes the Botanical Gardens of Bogota and the brand new Virgilio Barco Library. It is also the headquarters of Coldeportes, which is the national sports authority. There are many other historic squares to explore all over the city.

You will also want to visit the El Tunal Park, which is where the annual Rock al Parque event is held. The Rock al Parque started in 1995...


Top 5 Tourist Attractions In Bogota, Colombia

Bogota is the capital city of Colombia. It really is an exciting city full of tourist attractions, together with amazing Colombia hotels, prepared to accommodate these numerous visitors.

At the center of the city there are some business and luxury hotels in Colombia. But there also are numerous motels and hostels. Bogota is rich in thing to do for the tourists.

Here is a list of the TOP 5 most favored attractions among the visitors.

1.Museo Del Oro- Situated in an imposing fortress like block in downtown Bogota, the Museo del Oro is among the worlds amazing museums. Here in the Gold Museum you’ll be able to view intricate Muisca ceremonial artefacts and will gain an invaluable insight into the culture in this territory prior to the arrival of the Spanish.