Tourism Colombia

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COLOMBIA

Welcome to our website Roma travel agency. Our company offers one of the most memorable and adventurous trip to South America in Colombia. We provide to our clients the transportation and accommodation in different places of the country. We are focusing mainly on a group of people who love adventure and want to know country from a different perspective. Therefore, in our offer you will find accommodation in hostels or in a nature reserve. According to the transportation within the country, you have the choice of either air transport or transport by bus.

BOGOTA
ACCOMODATION
* The Cranky Croc Hostel
Opened in 2008, this Australian-run hostel has five dorms and five rooms around several communal areas, including a staff-run kitchen with made-to-order breakfasts. The Cranky Croc backpacker´s hostel in the historic centre of Bogotá is the ideal place to relax and meet other travelers. Located nearby to Bogotá most interesting sites, museums & nightlife, this beautifully remodeled colonial house features outdoor patios, lounge with big screen TV, DVD´s & fireplace, bar & café, fully equipped kitchen, WiFi & internet terminals, 24 hour hot water, 6 showers, 9 toilets, free coffee, lockers with electrical sockets & many hooks in the dorms, tourist information, big beds with duvets & reading lamps, towels included, free luggage storage, laundry service & many social events. Price: 11 € per night

* Anandamayi Hostel
South of most of the hostel zone, this lovely whitewashed colonial home has gorgeous rooms with wood-beam ceilings and plenty of wool blankets. Some serve as dorms, others as private rooms with desks overlooking the central courtyard with hammocks. Anandamayi is a very comfortable and inexpensive Hostel & Hotel in the most beautiful colonial house in la Candelaria old town. It has 3 poetic and colorful patios with hammocks and geraniums; a wonderful ancient garden with waterfalls, fish ponds and incredibly friendly hummingbirds; Nice and clean rooms and an attic from where you can see the sunrise behind Private Monserrate and hear the bells from the old churches and cathedral; and at sunset, the martial band when they change the guard at the presidential palace which is just around the corner. Price: 14 € per night

Includes:
A very good continental breakfast, taxes, linen and towels, hot water, free wireless, safe box, luggage storage, laundry service, common room with cable TV and lots of good films, a superb garden, the possibility to cook your own food like in your own home, and take a very good rest and sleep.

TRANSPORT
Bogota is a modern city with a modern transport system. The primary means of public transport are buses. The traditional system includes many types of buses operated by different companies: transmilenio, buseta (medium-sized buses), colectivo (minivans). TransMilenio is a system of express buses using large buses on the fast track to less outlying areas, which transported passengers to the main network. Transmilenio is very cheap, clean and efficient. Price: 0, 75 € single trip

In addition, Bogota has several types of taxis. They are quite cheap. Because Colombia is a very large country, for travel between major locations is chosen air travel- El Dorado airport- the main airport of Bogota (International Airport). It is used by many domestic (Avianca, AeroRepública, AIRES and Satin) and international airlines (such as Iberia, American Airlines, Varig, Copa, Continental, Delta, Air Canada, TACA). *

* TRIPS AND TOURS

* La Candelaria is a historic neighborhood in downtown Bogotá. It is the equivalent to the Old City in other cities. The architecture of the old houses, churches and buildings has Spanish Colonial and Baroque styles. It houses several universities, libraries and museums.

* Monserrate is the symbol by excellence of the Colombian capital. The hill is a pilgrim destination, as well as a tourist...
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