Coffee Lands of Colombia, Medellin & Bogota (1) January 16th 2011 After the wedding, we commenced 3 weeks of travel through Colombia with a small group of the Australian contingent of wedding guests.
This part of the trip didn't get off to the smoothest of starts as there was torrential rain in Cartagena, which delayed our departure by a number of hours, and this then resulted in us missing our connection in Bogota. We spent the whole day waiting around in air ... read more
South America » Colombia » Manizales Colombia was one of the three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others are Ecuador and Venezuela). A 40-year insurgent campaign to overthrow the Colombian Government escalated during the 1990s, undergirded in part... ... read more