Built to honor the local writer Jorge Isaacs and designed by Hermann S. Bohmer, a Caleño engineer, the theater was built in 1931. The architecture is a French Neo-Classical style, along with an influence of Italian Romanticism.
One of the most well preserved and beautiful buildings in Cali is the Enrique Buenaventura Municipal Theater. Its cornerstone was laid in 1918, and in 1982 the building was declared a National Monument by the Colombian Government.
Caleños have been hiking to this hill since 1837, when 3 small bamboo crosses were placed at the peak by Christian friars. The idea was that Calí was in the midst of evil, after suffering plagues of smallpox, dengue, leprosy,
Colombia really has its way with words and it’s easy to get things mixed up, especially when you’re still learning the language. Take these 4 words for example: coco, coca, cacao, cocada. All look very similar and can be easily