Colombia is situated in South America, bordered by the Caribbean and the Pacific Ocean. Colombia is one of the world’s most biologically diverse countries and also home to the third largest Spanish-speaking population in the world. Colombia has the second largest population in South America, after Brazil. The population of Colombia is 46 million. The capital of Colombia is Bogota.
Politics & Security
The republic of Colombia is a representative democracy with a central government and separation of powers. Regarding security and safe, avoid carrying valuables obviously, do not carry too much cash, watch out for pickpockets (in busy areas – airports/markets), avoid walking around city centres at night.
Economy & Tourism
Colombia is a free market economy with major commercial. Colombia’s economy has grown steadily over the past decade and becoming popular tourist destinations.
Spanish is the country’s official language. More than 99,2% of Colombians speak Spanish.