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Fort in Cartegena  
   

Fort in Cartegena

The Caribbean coast

August 18th 2011
After leaving Cali we got the bus up to Cartagena on the Caribbean coast. Cartagene is the biggest port in Colombia and is where all the boats arrive ferrying people to and from from Panama. The city has 11km of old walls around the historic part and a big fort which used to defend the city. It's full of old colonial buildings too so has a really nice feel to it. The weather here was a massive ... read more
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Colombian Flag 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
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Tot: 2.367s; Tpl: 0.023s; cc: 13; qc: 48; dbt: 0.038s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.4mb