By: Emma Wilcher and Samantha Beirne
The capital of Colombia is Bogotá.
The population is 48.32 million people.
Significance of the Flag
The yellow in the Colombian flag represents the gold that is found in the land. The ocean on their coast is represented by the blue. The red represents the blood that was spilt for Colombia's independence in 1810.
Colombia is a republic. The executive branch dominates the government structure. Juan Manuel Santos is the leader of the country.
Colombia is located in South America. It borders many countries, Venezuela, Brazil, Ecuador, Peru, and Panama.
River rafting, horseback riding in the beautiful mountains, touring the many cities by bike, soccer, and karaoke are common and enjoyable ways that the Colombians spend their time. They also do a lot of community service.
This is one of the most beautiful cities in not just Colombia, but all of South America. There are year round temperatures for people to enjoy at anytime.