Armenia within Columbia

Armenia is the capital of Quindío, a province in Colombia. The city is located at coordinates 4.5170° north, 75.6830° west, 290 kilometres west of Bogotá. Armenia is a mid-size city located between Bogotá, Medellín and Cali, the 3 largest Colombian cities. The city’s area code for telephone calls is 67. Its average temperature is between 18 °C- 22 °C. Raipur, India is the latest to become a sister city of Armenia (see list of twin towns and sister cities). It’s one of the three that forms the Colombian Coffee-Growers Axis.

 

Side note: If anyone knows where the city got its name from, I’d be delighted to know!

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