Botero Plaza

Square:Botero Plaza
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The Square

What should we know?

Name in local script:Botero Plaza
Also known as:Botero Square, Plaza Botero
 
Environment type:park
Location type:city, urban

What can we see or do there?

Services:museums
Shops:
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Birds:pigeon

How much will it cost us?

Currency:Colombian Peso (COP)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
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How long should it take us?

Average time taken:20 minutes

How can we get in contact?

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Language(s):Spanish
Timezone:UTC-05:00
Country calling code:57

How can we get there?

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What are the numbers and averages?

Size:7,000m2
Altitude:1,495m

Top Descriptions

This square is decorated with a wonderful array of Botero statuary. This is also a central downtown meeting spot with lots of museums nearby, and so it’s a good place to start explorations of . – Daniel
 
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Top Tips

Come here for the fantastic (and sometimes hilarious) sculptures of local artist Fernando Botero if nothing else.
Due to the tourist appeal of this square, you can expect there to be more than a fewh hawkers in the area – so do be on guard.
Watch out for pickpockets in the area. Walk around confidently and without flashing any valuables and you should be fine.
 
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Need for background knowledge
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Restoration
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English information
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Need for English
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Entertainment
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General costs
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Interactivity
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Safety
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Value for money
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Freedom
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Tolerance (affection)
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Tolerance (drugs)
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Tolerance (LGBT)
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Hassle
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Hawkers
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Insects
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Mosquitoes
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Unwanted attention
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Awe
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Interactivity
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Memorability
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Need for maintenance
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Quality
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Recommendation
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Backpackers
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Congestion
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Popularity
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Tour groups
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Tourists
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Dancing
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LGBT
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Partying
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Socialising
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Air quality
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Peacefulness
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Value for money
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Political instability
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Robbery
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Severity of the law
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Wild dogs
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Multilingual
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Quality
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Equipment (weatherproof)
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Identification
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Snacks
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Sun protection
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Access to cash machines
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By card (credit)
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By card (debit)
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In foreign currency
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In local currency
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Ability to record
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Ability to take photos
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Photogenic factor
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Safety
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Security
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Maintenance
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Modernity
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Botero Plaza Forum

Santo Domingo

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Neighborhood:Santo Domingo
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The Neighborhood

What should we know?

Name in local script:Santo Domingo
Also known as:Saint Sunday
 
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Environment type:hill, mountain, viewpoint
Location type:city, urban, town

What can we see or do there?

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How can we get in contact?

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Language(s):Spanish
Timezone:UTC-05:00
Country calling code:57

How can we get there?

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Transportation type:Cable Car
Route number:
Nearest stop:Santo Domingo

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Number of attractions visited:
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Altitude:1,450 to 1,650m

Top Descriptions

Santo Domingo is a district of , and a notorious one at that. Famous for being a recruitment hotspot for Pablo Escobar, this barrio (neighbourhood) is now very much welcoming visitors and looking to a promising future. – Daniel
 
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Top Tips

This is said to be one of ‘s poorest and most dangerous barrios. But don’t let that put you off. The views are very impressive and the people we experienced friendly and welcoming.
Consider visiting Santo Domingo on the Metrocable. It’s a cheap and beautiful journey up the mountain by gondola, and you could even continue all the way onto .
There are some cheap but decent spots for an almuerzo (set lunch) here if you get hungry.
 
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English information
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Need for English
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Need for Spanish
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Entertainment
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Safety
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Value for money
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Ability to explore
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Beggars
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Hassle
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Hawkers
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Insects
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Mosquitoes
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Unwanted attention
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Authenticity
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Entertainment
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Interactivity
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Memorability
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Need for maintenance
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Quality
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Recommendation
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Returnability
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Backpackers
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Congestion
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Popularity
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Tour groups
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Tourists
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Dancing
0
LGBT
0
Partying
0
Socialising
1
Air quality
1
Altitude
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Peacefulness
1
Pollution
1
Variation in terrain
1
Variation in topography
1
Awe
1
Beauty
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Panorama
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Changeability
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Drought
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Flood
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Humidity
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Rain
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Snow
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Temperature
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Wind
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Birdlife (viewing)
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Wildlife (viewing)
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Accessibility (car)
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Accessibility (disabled)
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Accessibility (foot)
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Accessibility (public transport)
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Cyclepaths
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Disorientation factor
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Footpaths
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Signs
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Costs
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Foreigner pricing
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Haggle factor
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Obvious pricing
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Price inflation
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Tipping factor
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Value for money
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Altitude sickness
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Danger (humans)
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Dengue
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Malaria
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Political instability
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Reckless driving
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Wild dogs
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Captivation
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Multilingual
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Quality
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Equipment (weatherproof)
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Guides
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Identification
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Reservations
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Sun protection
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Access to cash machines
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By card (credit)
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By card (debit)
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In foreign currency
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In local currency
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Ability to take photos
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Photogenic factor
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Safety
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Security
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Cleanliness
1
Frequency of power cuts
1
Maintenance
1
Modernity
0
Quality of life
1
Quality of tap water

Santo Domingo Forum

El Poblado

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Neighborhood:El Poblado
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The Neighborhood

What should we know?

Name in local script:El Poblado
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Location type:city, urban, town

What can we see or do there?

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How much will it cost us?

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How can we get in contact?

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Language(s):Spanish
Timezone:UTC-05:00
Country calling code:57

How can we get there?

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What are the numbers and averages?

Number of attractions visited:
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Size:23km2
Altitude:1,450 to 1,550m

Top Descriptions

El Poblado is a district of , and a popular one at that. Funky, gentrified and overpriced for most locals, this is where tourists come to drink, chat and generally hang out. – Daniel
 
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Top Tips

This is ‘s wealthiest neighbourhood. If you’re a traveller on a budget, you might want to skip this part of the city. A more authentic barrio experience would definitely be .
While this is pretty much the safest barrio around, it still pays to be cautious – especially after a few drinks and late at night.
There are some pleasant cut-through parks to be explored in this area.
 
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Hassle
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Hawkers
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Insects
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Mosquitoes
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Unwanted attention
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Authenticity
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Entertainment
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Interactivity
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Memorability
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Recommendation
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Backpackers
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LGBT
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Socialising
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Air quality
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Altitude
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Peacefulness
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Pollution
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Variation in topography
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Awe
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Wind
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Accessibility (public transport)
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Disorientation factor
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Signs
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Costs
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Foreigner pricing
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Haggle factor
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Obvious pricing
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Price inflation
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Tipping factor
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Value for money
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Altitude sickness
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Danger (humans)
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Dengue
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Malaria
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Political instability
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Reckless driving
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Robbery
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Severity of the law
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Wild dogs
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Captivation
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Multilingual
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Quality
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Equipment (weatherproof)
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Guides
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Identification
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Reservations
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Sun protection
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Access to cash machines
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By card (credit)
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By card (debit)
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In foreign currency
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In local currency
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Ability to take photos
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Photogenic factor
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Safety
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Security
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Cleanliness
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Frequency of power cuts
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Maintenance
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Modernity
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Quality of life
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Quality of tap water

El Poblado Forum

Parque Arvi

National Reserve:Parque Arví
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The National Reserve

What should we know?

Name in local script:Parque Arví
Also known as:Arvi Park
 
Tour operator(s):
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Environment type:forest, hill, mountain, woods
Location type:city, rural, town

What can we see or do there?

Activities:hiking
Attractions:
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Services:bathrooms, information desk
Shops:snacks, souvenirs
 
Animals:
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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Colombian Peso (COP)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
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When should we go there, and for how long?

Average time taken:1 hour, 20 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
Tuesday to Sunday9am6pm
 
High season:December, January, June, July
Low season:
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Usually closed:Mondays

How can we get in contact?

Email:
Website:
Telephone:44 442 979
Postal address:Parque Arvi, Via a Piedras Blancas, Antioquia, ,
Fax:
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Language(s):Spanish
Timezone:UTC-05:00
Country calling code:57

How can we get there?

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Transportation type:Cable Car
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Nearest stop:Acevado, Santo Domingo
 
Neighboring countries:
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What are the numbers and averages?

Size:
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Altitude:1,500 to 2,000m

Top Descriptions

Arvi Park is a large expanse of forest and woodland just a few kilometres outside of . It’s a great place to go rambling, and the cable car going there from Acevado and couldn’t make access easier – although you would certainly benefit from a car once up there. – Daniel
 
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Top Tips

Come here on the cheap and well maintained for the views if nothing else.
This is a large park. If you’re on foot, don’t expect to be able to get too far.
There is an eclectic market beside the information office selling snacks and souvenirs.
 
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Entertainment
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Beggars
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Hassle
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Hawkers
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Insects
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Mosquitoes
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Unwanted attention
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Awe
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Memorability
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Need for maintenance
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Recommendation
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Tourists
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Accessibility (foot)
1
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Cyclepaths
1
Disorientation factor
1
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Signs
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Trails
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Costs
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Discounts
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Foreigner pricing
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Haggle factor
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Hidden costs
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Obvious pricing
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Ticket costs
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Tipping factor
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Value for money
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Altitude sickness
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Danger (general)
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Danger (humans)
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Danger (land animals)
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Dengue
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Malaria
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Robbery
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Wild dogs
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Amount
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Captivation
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Multilingual
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Early start
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Equipment (hiking)
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Equipment (weatherproof)
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Guides
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Sun protection
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Access to cash machines
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By card (credit)
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By card (debit)
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In foreign currency
1
In local currency
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Ability to record
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Ability to take photos
0
Ability to use flash
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Fees
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Photogenic factor
1
Distance to hospital
1
Safety
1
Safety equipment (need)
0
Safety equipment (quality)
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
1
Modernity
1
Time needed
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Waiting time
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Walking time

Parque Arvi Forum

Jardin Botanico de Medellin

Botanical garden:Jardin Botanico de Medellin
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The Botanical Garden

What should we know?

Name in local script:Jardin Botanico de Medellin
Also known as:Medellin Botanical Gardens

What can we see or do there?

Activities:
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Services:bathrooms, butterfly garden, cafes
Shops:souvenirs
 
Animals:iguana, turtle
Birds:
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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Colombian Peso (COP)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
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Extras:Average Cost:
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How long should it take us?

Average time taken:1 hour, 15 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
everyday9am5pm
 
Busiest day(s):
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How can we get in contact?

Email:
Website:
Telephone:44 445 500
Postal address:Jardin Botanico, Calle 73 51d 14 | Carrera 52 # 73-298, 050010, ,
Fax:45 718 967
 
Language(s):Spanish
Timezone:UTC-05:00
Country calling code:57

How can we get there?

Coordinates:
Address:Calle 73 51d 14 | Carrera 52 # 73-298, 050010
 
Transportation type:
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What are the numbers and averages?

Size:14 hectare
Altitude:1,495m

Top Descriptions

This is a spacious, well-managed and peaceful gardens with a wide diversity of flora and fauna. The fact that entrance is free makes this attraction all the more worthwhile! – Daniel
 
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Top Tips

Bring a picnic along and plan to spend a couple of hours relaxing on the grass. You could almost forget you’re bang in the middle of .
Make sure you check out the butterfly garden, and keep an eye out for the very large tree-climbing iguanas that live here.
 
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1
Recommendation
1
Size
0
Speed of service
1
Value for money
1
Variety
1
Architectural interest
1
Awe
1
Creativity
1
Decoration
1
Preservation
1
Age
1
Historical interest
0
Restoration
0
English information
0
Multilingual information
1
Need for English
1
Need for Spanish
1
Amount
1
Friendliness
0
Helpfulness
1
Humidity
1
Temperature
1
Contactability
1
Quality
0
Response time (online)
0
Response time (phone)
1
Amount
1
Entertainment
0
General costs
1
Interactivity
1
Recommendation
1
Safety
0
Value for money
1
Ability to explore
1
Hassle
1
Insects
1
Mosquitoes
1
Unwanted attention
0
Participation
1
Picnicking
1
Swimming
1
Captivation
1
Interactivity
1
Memorability
1
Need for maintenance
1
Quality
1
Recommendation
1
Backpackers
1
Congestion
1
Popularity
0
Tour groups
1
Tourists
1
Air quality
1
Altitude
1
Eco-friendliness
1
Human factor
1
Peacefulness
1
Pollution
1
Variation in terrain
1
Variation in topography
1
Awe
1
Beauty
1
Panorama
0
Changeability
0
Drought
0
Flood
1
Humidity
0
Rain
0
Snow
1
Temperature
1
Wind
1
Birdlife (viewing)
1
Wildlife (viewing)
0
Accessibility (car)
0
Accessibility (disabled)
1
Accessibility (foot)
1
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Disorientation factor
1
Location factor
1
Signs
1
Costs
0
Discounts
0
Foreigner pricing
0
Haggle factor
1
Hidden costs
1
Obvious pricing
1
Ticket costs
1
Tipping factor
1
Value for money
1
Altitude sickness
1
Danger (general)
1
Dengue
1
Malaria
1
Robbery
1
Amount
0
Captivation
0
Multilingual
1
Quality
1
Equipment (hiking)
1
Guides
1
Reservations
1
Snacks
1
Sun protection
1
Access to cash machines
0
By card (credit)
0
By card (debit)
0
Fees
1
In foreign currency
1
In local currency
1
Ability to take photos
1
Photogenic factor
1
Safety
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
1
Modernity

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