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Colombia



Basic Information:
Official Name: Republic of Colombia
Population: 47,436,000
Area: 1,138,910 km2
Capital City: Bogota
Major Religion: Roman Catholic
Currency: Colombian Peso (COP)
Exchange Rate: N/A
Time Zone: GMT -5
Current time: 01:38am
Phone Country Dialing Code: 57
Region: South America
Language: Spanish
Useful Travel Phrases in: Spanish

Climate (Bogota):

Practical Travel Information:
Official Tourism Website: www.idct.gov.co
Electricity: 110V
Electrical Socket:
Travel Cost: $$ ($ = cheap, $$$$$ = expensive)
Main Attractions:
  • Cartagena
  • San Agustin Archeological Park
  • Castillo San Felipe de Barajas

Health Advisory:
  • Yellow Fever (Vaccination certificate may be required if coming from infected area)