<p>Photo: Moon over Colombian fortress</p>

The moon rises over the fortress of San Felipe de Barajas in Cartagena.

Photograph by O. Louis Mazzatenta

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    Santa Cruz de Mompox

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Colombia Experiences

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    North Colombia Photos

    North Colombia's beaches and archeological gems are beacons declaring the country’s rebirth as a travel destination at the crossroads of the Caribbean and South America.

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    Flying High in the Salsa Capital of the World

    If you are looking to move your body, look no further than Santiago de Cali, where salsa is woven into the fabric of the city.

  • Sketch of Columbia's lost city.

    Discovering Colombia's Lost City

    A sketch artist takes her talent on the trail to a sacred archaeological site.

  • <p>Photo: Cross hanging above an altar</p>

    Video: Salt Cathedral

    Go deep into Colombia's Zipaquirá Mountain to find a Catholic cathedral carved out of the salt deposits of an abandoned mine.

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