Photo: Sebastian Moreno, Oophaga lehmanni (Some rights reserved) Located in northwestern South America, Colombia is bordered to the east by Venezuela and Brazil; to the south by Ecuador; to the north by the Caribbean Sea; to the north west by Panama and to the west by the Pacific Ocean. Google Cities Parks Features


Photo: Pedro Szekely, View of Bogota from La Candelaria (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on Colombia’s capital, and largest city, Bogotá. Bogotá sits approximately 8,660 feet (2,640 meters) above the sea level in the Andean Highlands. Bogotá has developed a rapid transit system and encourages eco-friendly modes of transport. It now boasts Latin America’s largest network …