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"Visit the San Felipe de..." Colombia Things to Do Tip by kathycollins

Colombia Things to Do: 240 reviews and 516 photos


Visit the San Felipe de Barajas Castle, the fort constructed in 1657 to protect the Spanish harbor of Old Cartagena. This massive fort is over 130 feet tall, and is the largest military fort built to protect the coast of South America from pirates of the Caribbean.

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  • Written Sep 12, 2002
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