Five must-dos for your Bogota itinerary

Posted on 18/04/2013

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Are you in Bogota or planning to travel there soon? Well, there are a few things you should make sure are on your “to-do” list once you’re there.

1. Tour the Museo del Oro (Gold Museum)

The Gold Museum in Bogota is a must see for any tourist passing through. The Gold Museum boasts an incredible collection of pre-Hispanic gold pieces as well as other artifacts from various time periods. The gold collection, however, is what is most impressive in this museum, hence the name. According to the museum, it all started with one single piece—the poporo quimbaya—and from that one piece, the museum has developed into the recently restored masterpiece that it is today. Even if you’re not a fan of pre-Hispanic collections, consider making an exception. You won’t regret a visit to this iconic museum, and are sure to be amazed by the intricate…

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