Curlture and diversity
♦ Per Wikipedia Colombia is one of the most ethnically diverse countries in the Western Hemisphere and in the World
♦ Colombia is the only country in South America that has a coastline on both the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea
♦ Bogotá is the second largest capital city in South America and at 2640 m (8661 ft)
♦ Bogotá houses the Festival Iberoamericano de Teatro, the biggest theater festival in the world every two years.
♦ Bogotá is known as "La Atenas Suramericana," the South American Athens, given the locals' penchant for education and manners
♦ According to the 2013 and the 2014 Barometer of Happiness and Hope, Colombia is the happies country in the world.
♦ Also, travelers find it an ideal place to do business, or explore history, food, culture and many other local customs.
♦ The predominant colors in Bogotá are the green of the city’s many parks and the eastern mountains and the rich red of its many brick buildings.