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Salento

Listed under Historic Towns and Villages in Colombia.

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Photo by David Lee
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During my trip through Colombia’s coffee region, it was recommended to me by several fellow travelers that I visit Salento, a well-preserved pueblo which serves as the jumping off point for day trips to the Valle de Cocora.

In Salento, as with most pueblos, daily life unfolds in the main square every day and night.

See more of Dave's photo essay on his blog.

Written by  David Lee.

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