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La Candelaria, Bogota
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Walk through the colorful, cobbled streets of La Candelaria to get a feel for how life in Bogota once was. The historical old town offers plenty of great attractions, such as museums, theaters, universities, and important government buildings. The neighborhood also serves as a bohemian and alternative hotspot, with plenty of vibrant street art contrasting with the museums' traditional exhibits. Check out both faces of the district and decide which one you think suits it best. Make La Candelaria a part of your Bogota vacation plans using our Bogota vacation generator.
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  • Good to get a comfy pair of shoes and start walking, you can spend all day here in this area going from one historical site to another. The area around this has been preserved so all buildings have a ...  more »
  • It is the neighborhood is where all historical. Just walk and look. There are crafts, churches, Government House, places.
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  • It is the most beautiful district of Bogota. It reminds a little Cuzco or Quito, where cute so well preserved buildings and homes reminds the city in the past.
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