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Villavicencio, Meta

Central America is the central geographic region of the Americas. It is variably defined either as being a region of the Americas in its own right or as the southern portion of North America. Physiographically, Central America is a tropical isthmus that connects North and South America. It includes 7 countries and many small offshore islands. Overall, the land is fertile and rugged, and dominated through its heart by a string of volcanic mountain ranges with a few active volcanos.
Villavicencio is a city in Colombia, is 75 kilometers to south west of Santa Fe de Bogota, on the Guatiquia River, capital of Meta department with approximately 400.000 inhabitants. Villavo is the common name for Villavicencio. Villavicencio was the urban center of the civil unrest in the Llanos in 1948 to 1958. Exports from the surround area include coffee, bananas, and rice.

Villavicenciois definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in Central America worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of Central America.

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