Universidad de Cartagena Campus San Agustin, Cartagena

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Drop into Universidad de Cartagena Campus San Agustin to survey the historical architecture and pristine gardens within this storied institution. Founded in 1827 by prominent South American political giants Francisco de Paula Santander and Simon Bolivar, the university represents the oldest in the Colombian Carribean. Pay special attention to the ancient pre-Columbian statues, as well as the building's picturesque colonial style. Be aware that this remains a functioning educational institution; keep volumes low so as not to disturb people in their studies. Using our online itinerary creator, Cartagena attractions like Universidad de Cartagena Campus San Agustin can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Unfortunately, coinciding with the Hay Festival, tourists from worldwide, could not be accessed for maintenance, not is if they have a calendar but many admirers of the master Gabriel García Márquez, we could not honor him.
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  • I found this on my first day city wall walk. Told the guard I wanted to take a few pics and he waved me in (it's good to be a senior). You walk into this gorgeous colonial inner courtyard garden with ...  more »
  • Historic location with very nice architecture. All charming despite internal accommodation being old and without much comfort.
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