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One of the most bio-diverse countries on earth, Colombia is a travel destination of immense natural beauty and rich cultural interest.

  • Capital city: Bogota
  • Population: 48,400,388 (est 2015)
  • Size of country: 1,138,910 sq km
  • Currency: peso
  • Power supply: 110-120 Volts
  • Sockets: two pin flat or two pin plus one rounded pin
  • Language: Spanish
  • Time difference: GMT -5 hours
  • Visas: British nationals may enter Colombia for up to 90 days as a visitor without a visa (at the discretion of Colombian Immigration Officers)
  • Religion: Roman Catholic 90%, other 10%
  • Popular dishes: Ajiaco - a potato, chicken and sweetcorn soup
  • Popular drinks: Coffee
  • Did you know: Colombia produces about 10% of the world's coffee.
  • FCO advice: FCO travel advice
  • World Travel Guide: World Travel Guide / Colombia
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