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Dec 23, 2007 - Buenaventura

Originally I hadn't planned on visiting the Pacific coastal city of Buenaventura. The biggest reason was that my guidebook informed me that, with 6 meters or rain per year (=20 feet!) it is Colombia's wettest city. However, as Buenaventura was only 20 minutes from San Cipriano, I decided to go for a night. As it turned out, Buenaventura is a very fun place to visit, with a nonstop festive atmosphere. It is a place were ex-slaves congregated in the past, and if someone had picked me up from Los Angeles and dropped me there I would have bet...

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