What you know about Colombia probably comes from movies, TV, rumors, and crappy Vice.com pieces. The real Colombia is a vibrant and beautiful place with much to offer. Can it be dangerous? Yes, just like Chicago, New York, Detroit, and Oakland.
- Colombia is the northern-most South American country
- It’s also the only South American country to have coasts on both the Pacific and Atlantic
- Several small Caribbean islands are also part of Colombia, including the world’s most crowded island
- There are probably more famous Colombians than you realize
Watch the video below for more facts