Steve McKenna singles out Zipaquira cathedral - an extraordinary underground church chiselled into a saltmine - as one of the top drawcards of the Colombian capital.
A challenging five-day trek brings Jamie Lafferty to an archaeological site older and wilder than Machu Picchu.
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