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(New page: '''Neiva''' is the capital of the Huila department of Colombia. ==Get in== ===By Bus=== * From Bogotá : 5 hours / 28,000 COP * From Villavieja : 1 hour / 5,000 COP * Fro...)
 
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'''Neiva''' is the capital of the [[Huila]] department of [[Colombia]].
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'''Neiva''' is the capital of the [[Huila]] department of [[Colombia]]. The city has been hit by a number of bomb attacks in 2010 and 2011. Advise extreme caution. See the '''''stay safe''''' section of this article.
  
 
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The town hosts the San Pedro folklore festival each year around late June and early July.
 
The town hosts the San Pedro folklore festival each year around late June and early July.
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When not enjoying the parades in June, you can visit Huila Afrika Salvaje which is a nice park with many wild animal for you to enjoy.
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There is Playa Juncal and El Juncal.
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==Buy==
 
==Buy==
  
 
==Eat==
 
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This city has made famous by the Tamales and Asado Huilense ''Huilense Beef'' and the diferent kind of bread or Biscochos, the most preferred is the Biscocho de Achira.
  
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== Stay Safe ==
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Neiva is situated in the zone of influence of guerrilla movements like FARC-EP. In 2011 the city has been hit by a number of bomb attacks,[http://www.colombiareports.com/colombia-news/news/13606-neiva-3-bombs-in-5-days.html] which authorities attribute to urban militias of the FARC and other armed groups active in the city. The U.S. and Australian State Departments advises against all '''non-essential''' travel to Neiva and the Huila department at large. 
 
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Spend a night near [[Villavieja]] in the Tatacoa Desert.
  
 
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Revision as of 15:59, 25 January 2011

Neiva is the capital of the Huila department of Colombia. The city has been hit by a number of bomb attacks in 2010 and 2011. Advise extreme caution. See the stay safe section of this article.

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Get in

By Bus

By Plane

Benito Salas Airport (IATA: NVA, ICAO: SKNV) has daily connections to Bogotá with Aires, Satena and Avianca.

Get around

See

Do

The town hosts the San Pedro folklore festival each year around late June and early July.

When not enjoying the parades in June, you can visit Huila Afrika Salvaje which is a nice park with many wild animal for you to enjoy.

There is Playa Juncal and El Juncal.

Buy

Eat

This city has made famous by the Tamales and Asado Huilense Huilense Beef and the diferent kind of bread or Biscochos, the most preferred is the Biscocho de Achira.

Stay Safe

Neiva is situated in the zone of influence of guerrilla movements like FARC-EP. In 2011 the city has been hit by a number of bomb attacks,[1] which authorities attribute to urban militias of the FARC and other armed groups active in the city. The U.S. and Australian State Departments advises against all non-essential travel to Neiva and the Huila department at large.

Drink

Sleep

Contact

Get out

Spend a night near Villavieja in the Tatacoa Desert.



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