Colombia, officially Dominican of Colombia, is a country located in noroccidental of South America. It is in a state constituido unit, social and democratic of right whose way to government is presidencialista. This is the Dominican organizada politically in 32 descentralizados to the different departments and the capital of Bogota, home to the national government.
The area of the country is 1 141 748 km² Limita in the east with Venezuela and Brazil, to the South with Peru and Ecuador and to the North-east of the province with hats.
Description of the area
Cartagena of indias is located on the North coast of Colombia, Cartagena is the city that surprise you, your friendly people, centuries of history, museums, buildings centenarias, beaches and beautiful islands, restaurants and a active nightlife.
Fabulous gastronomy typical of Cartagena of Indias, is in asienta gastronomías traditional arrivals in Spain, and various sites of the Africa, that later would become the and the creation of your own cuisine. One of the most popular Africa comes from the gastronomic traditions, and is the online sale of fruit, for some of the « Palenqueras), which are in charge of sell in many different points in the city, fresh fruit, or way to salpicón. Likewise, the cartageneros, have the same typical that the rest of the Caribbean in Region Colombia, as the arepa of egg, the carimañola, cocktail shrimp among others seafood, the buñuelito of fríjol, the Kola Román, among other meals. In addition, as one city with high level of Tourism, has a quantity important restaurants with different gastronomías in the World, as the Italian cuisine, Mexican cuisine, Mediterranean cuisine, food and China obviamente colombiana cuisine
Points of interest
Cartagena of Indias has many places interesting you with all year round are most-visited places for tourists international, local and local, thanks to its historical importance, architectural, cultural, beauty and recreational.
· Las B. Animas Muelle de The Pegasos
· Casa del Marqués de Valdehoyos
· Church of Santo Domingo
· The Cathedral
· The Bóvedas
· convent of San Francisco
· Museum del Oro (Gold Museum)
· Palacio de Gobierno (Town Hall)
· Casa del Marqués de Royal Award
· Monasterio church and San Pedro Claver
· The Murallas Museum Naval
· Palace The Inquisición
Part of the outdoor Murallas
· both Barajas of San Felipe
· Rapitán of the Pastelillo
· The India Catalina
· Ermita de The Cabrero
· The Popa - convent of The Candelaria
· Acuario San Martín
· Beaches of Bocachica
· Barú Island
· Garden Botánico
· the Canary del Rosario
Currency: Colombiano Peso. The US dollar is generally accepted.
Official time: UTC - 5
Official language: Spanish (English is also widely spoken)