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The Chapinero, traditionally popular with students and young couples because it is close to both centers of business and universities, is undergoing a construction boom. The old apartment buildings that filled the neighborhood are being replaced with flashy, new construction. Any bus from La Candelaria running north on Carrera Septima will take you through Chapinero. There are some decent choices of restaurants and nightclubs here, but for the backpacker this will remain largely a transit area between La Candelaria and Zona T.

Other neighborhoods in Bogotá: La Candelaria, Zona Rosa, Centro Internacional / La Macarena, Rosales, Usaquen, Parque de la 93 and Zona T.

By Richard McColl
With over five years travelling and working in Latin America, Richard feels most at home here in the big Continent. From the former Scottish...
13 May 2009

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Parque Nacional Olaya Herrera

If the Parque Central Simon Bolivar is simply too far away, a far easier option is to head to the Parque Nacional Olaya Herrera located in Chapinero. Not as large or as scenic as Parque Central Simon ...
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