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Plaza Del Chorro Del Quevedo, Bogota

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See the birthplace of Bogotá at Plaza Del Chorro Del Quevedo. Established as a garrison by Gonzalo Jimenez de Quesada, who later founded the city in the same place in 1538, the square has long served as one of Bogotá's social hubs. These days, students and alternative youngsters meet here in the evening to socialize before heading out for a night on the town. Try "chicha," a traditional Colombian alcoholic drink made from fermented corn. You can find plenty of stalls selling the drink in the surrounding streets. For Plaza Del Chorro Del Quevedo and beyond, use our Bogota tour planner to get the most from your Bogota vacation.
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  • Plaza frequented by students from numerous colleges located there, bars, cafes and several options.
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  • Another historical site to visit in Bogota. This region was where he began the growth of the city of Bogotá. Are old buildings where you can stop some 30 minutes to take pictures, look at the site and go to another location.
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  • The capital's oldest neighborhood, children's leisure area recently reassessed, specifically discourage walking after dark. The square is the meeting point for young people, there is always some group of musicians performing, atmosfero cheerful and full of life.
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  • Bogota is an amazing and big city. This city has incredible places to visit. One of those places is named Chorro de Quevedo.This is an interesting touristic place in Bogota because there are many cultures that meet at different cafes and bars.One of most interesting plans is drinking Chicha, an ancestral fermented corn juice. Also, everyday, at 5 or 6 pm, some people narrate fantastic histories about mythical characters from Bogota. This place receives thousands of tourists a year. They are attracted by the architecture and the color of this place. Remember it, you are gonna live amazing experiences if you visit Bogota and even more if you visit Chorro de Quevedo
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  • It is a large place of recreation in which there are different forms of youth entertainment at economical prices, even there are days that presents comedians of various genres.
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  • A mystical place where it is said that Bogota was founded in 1512, is also a commercial and touristic place. The gastronomy and the art that there is around delights to the passers-by.
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  • Is a place interesting to spend a night in Bogota, there are storytellers and young people sharing in all parts. It's like a festival.
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