Bogotá Travel Guide

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Plan Your Bogotá Vacation

Bogotá offers abundant contrasts: modern shopping malls and open-air markets, high-rise apartments and makeshift shanties, futuristic glass towers and colonial churches. Simultaneous displays of ostentatious wealth and shocking poverty have been a feature of life here for centuries. In the neighborhood of La Candelaria a rich assemblage of colonial mansions grandly conceived by the Spanish were built by native peoples and financed by plundered gold.

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Bogotá Hotels

Many of Bogotá's better hotels are in the wealthy northern districts—the most alluring parts of the city, and also the safest (with security guards on nearly...read more

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Bogotá Restaurants

Bogotá's phone book lists more than 1,000 restaurants, and the best offer first-class service and outstanding Colombian cuisine. The most traditional recipes...read more

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