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The city known as Buenaventura serves to be the most significant and busy Colombian port, which is situated at the Pacific Ocean. Being located in the geographical department of Valle de Cauca, the city of
Buenaventura also serves as a vital municipality of the South-American country of Colombia.

The last census had precisely determined that the population of Buenaventura in Colombia is approximately 324,207. One can also compare the geographical area of the city of Buenaventura with that of Los Angeles. A significant fraction of the city development has been noticed to take place on a group of islands called Cascajal Islands.

Most of the terrain falling under the territory of the city of Buenaventura of Colombia is in the form of well-dispersed rural settlements. This Colombian city is also very easily accessible as it is located at a length of only a few miles from the major city of Cali. The western facet of the Andes Mountains also lies at a short distance from the proximity of this city.

Buenaventura at Colombia also receives sumptuous proportions of rainfall throughout the year that measures a staggering 6000 to 7000 millimeters. Initially, after its establishment in the year of 1545, this city was brutally annihilated by the Native Americans even before the 1600s. It was rebuilt during the inauguration of the Panama Canal, which took place in the year 1914.

In the last few years, the local Government had also established a couple of special marine forces in this city. This city is also known to supply huge quantities of various industrial raw materials.

Last Updated Date: February 28th, 2018

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