In this chapter you have read about the countries of the Andes. One of these countries, Colombia, sits in the northwestern corner of South America. With coastlines on the Caribbean and the Pacific, mountains, and rain forest, Colombia is a country full of contrast and diversity.
Destination Title: The Embassy of the Republic of Colombia
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Start at the Embassy of the Republic of Colombia Web site.
- Click on Colombia Quick Facts at the top of the screen.
- Scroll down the page and read the information.
After you have read through the information, answer the following questions.