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Featured City: Bogota, a Cosmopolitan City Brimming with Culture and Nightlife

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2-featured-city-bogotaColombia’s cosmopolitan and capital city, Bogota, is a popular destination for both business and leisure travelers alike making Bogota the principal destination for foreigners visiting Colombia. Its privileged location makes it highly accessible for multiple daily flights to and from the main cities of the world with 457 weekly international flights – just 3 hours from Miami and 5.5 hours from New York City.

The city also has a large variety of hotels, which include more than 300 national and international hotel chains, as well as several boutique hotels. Some of the international chains in Bogota include: Hilton, Radisson, JW Marriott, Sheraton, amongst others.

According to Travel Agent Central, it is forecasted that by 2014 there will be 2,253 new rooms in Bogota, up from 1,616 new rooms in 2009. Opened this past March, the much acclaimed Sonesta Bogota is the third Sonesta hotel in Colombia. The city is also celebrating the opening of Bogota’s luxurious JW Marriott, and the much acclaimed Ibis Bogota Hotel. To open this October, the 245-room Bogota Hilton features excellent facilities that are ideal for leisure and business guests, and is perfectly situated in the Bogota’s North District, the perfect location for visiting the majestic city. Other hotels slated to open soon include Aloft Bogota Airport Hotel in November, Wyndham Bogota in December, and NH Parque de la 93 hotel later this year. Hotels in the planning/development stages include a Hyatt property and a Wyndham Hotel Group property in Bogota.

Colombia’s incredible diversity makes it possible to have many activities to satisfy every taste while the great variety of cuisine, landscapes, and nature that complete the region invite you to live an unforgettable experience.

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