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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Colombia

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Historical Places in Colombia

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    Catedral de Sal , Zipaquira
    Witness one of the most remarkable and unusual religious sites in South America at Catedral de Sal. Located 200 m (656 ft) under ground, this
    Tours from $18
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    Wander the mighty fortifications of San Felipe de Barajas Castle, which played a crucial role in protecting gold shipped back to Spain by con
    Tours from $17
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    Wander the historical streets of Walled City of Cartagena, an old district full of vibrant colonial architecture and heritage sites. Surround
    Tours from $12
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    Plaza Santo Domingo , Cartagena
    Surrounded by colorful buildings and verandas, Plaza Santo Domingo serves as a hub for the city's outdoor dining and cafe culture. Head for t
    Tours from $12
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    At the highest point in Cartagena, Convent of Santa Cruz de la Popa features an impressive interior, matched only by the  views stretching ov
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