The Colombia trip includes foraging from forests outside Bogotá and eyeing orchids in Medellín (not edible).
On July 21, 1992, Gaviria gave the orders to move Escobar to a military base in Bogotá.
Upon returning to Bogotá they developed the film and found bright lights rising up from the water.
Authorities say that he was seeking to fly to another part of Colombia when he arrested at the Bogotá airport.
BOGOTÁ, Colombia — Most Latin Americans celebrated the rapprochement between the United States and Cuba.
I then took a 22-hour bus ride from Bogotá to the south of Colombia.
South American nation, independent from 1819 as part of Gran Colombia (after its breakup in 1850, as New Granada, then Colombia from 1863); named for Italian explorer Christopher Columbus (Italian Colombo, Portuguese Colom, Spanish Colón).
Capital of Colombia and the largest city in the country, located near the center of Colombia on a high, fertile plain.
Republic in northwestern South America, bordered by Panama to the northwest, Venezuela to the northeast, Ecuador and Peru to the south, and Brazil to the southeast. Its capital and largest city is Bogotá.
Note: Its major legal crop is coffee.
Note: Trafficking of marijuana and cocaine remains a problem in Colombia. With support from the United States, the Colombian government has attacked drug traffickers, but the country continues to be torn by civil war between left-wing and right-wing factions.