Beyond the events that have dominated international news during the last few decades, Colombia has an intriguing and fascinating culture and history. When combined with the up and coming modern society that has been flourishing of late, there is a lot to learn about the country before you visit. Keep reading for ten fun facts about Colombia.
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Jon Jared first experienced the itch for travel during summer trips with his grandparents to England, Scotland, and Wales. After visiting Zambia and traversing the mountain towns of Colorado, he moved to Ecuador in search of a new understanding of the world around him. In Ecuador, Jon has worked at hotels, restaurants, and bars; served as a local guide, and a freelance writer and editor. His work in print includes Delta Sky Magazine and the 2015 Moon Ecuador and the Galapagos guidebook.