EIGHT REASONS TO TRAVEL TO CALI

The city of Cali, is one of the most cheerful cities in the country, despite not being on the coast, has a special flavor. It is denominated as the “capital of salsa” and the city where Sugar Cane is located.

 

TOUR IN SAN ANTONIO AND GRANADA

 

 

Without a doubt, this is one of the most characteristic attractions of the city. The chapel of San Antonio, is the beginning of the route to go to the oldest neighborhood, its attraction is the architectural form of traditional houses, by its nature. In some of those houses it has been home to several famous and artists. It is the favorite place for bohemian people. In the case of Granada, has a rumbero, more updated, restaurants and bars in traditional buildings but with a newer touch.

 

DANCE SALSA

 

 

Undoubtedly, one of the traditional rhythms of Cali is salsa, but the most peculiar aspect is the way it is danced. While in other areas the dance is a little more smoothly, in Cali, a bit of speed is added. Therefore, a new salsa rhythm was created, which would allow to dance faster, with attitude and with the Cali culture. A famous place to dance is on the sixth Avenue where you will find several places where you will find salsa.

 

ANDOKE BUTTERFLY

 

 

To take advantage of the ecotourism of the city, there is a magical place that is the Andoke Butterfly. Here you will find incredible animals, where you will see some of them born, you will see birds that arrive and some species of amphibians and insects.

 

CHRIST THE KING

 

 

The statue of Christ the King, besides this you will see other sculptures to its surroundings. In the hill of the crystals, it gets this name for the amount of quartz that was found in the place.

 

SUGAR CANE MUSEUM

 

If you want an outdoor plan, do not hesitate to visit the sugarcane museum, and also this site allows you to learn more about the history of the Cauca Valley and its sugar culture, as well as learn about the lifestyle of the workers in the cane fields.

 

TYPICAL DISHES

 

 

In the city of Cali there are three typical dishes or traditional delicacies, which are the sancocho de gallina which is a soup that brings patacones, rice, avocado chili among other ingredients; the tamal valluno that is stuffed with pork and arepa and rice. Of course you can not miss the rice atollado which is a dish with too much rice, potatoes, vegetables and condiments

 

CHOLADO

 

After visiting the different emblematic sites of Cali, there is nothing better than having the famous cholado prepared with shaved ice with fruits, condensed milk and sweet fruit syrups, it is good when it is hot because it refreshes you.

 

MUSICAL FESTIVALS

 

 

Cali is one of the cities with more rhythm to the music. Therefore you can not fail to visit the salsódromo that within it unfolds traditional rhythms of the city. Every 25th and 30th of December, the city is full


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