Antioquia Federal

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Antioquia Federal

In Colombia there is a lot of debate about what Antioquia Federal actually is, some people say that Antioquia Federal was an idea that the deceased drug lord Pablo Escobar had, others see Antioquia Federal as a political movement that would free the Municipio of Antioquia from having to share its resources with the rest of the country, other use it to generate debates and gain media attention what some people don’t know is that Antioquia was already declared a independent state once before.

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Antioquia was founded in 1576 under the name of Provincia de Antioquia, The Capital Medellin is one of the most famous cities in the world, the city has being ranked #1 as the Most Innovative City In The World and it has being named by National Geographic as one of the top 10 places to visit, Medellin is also Host to some of the biggest events in the Country, Colombia Moda is the biggest and most important business and fashion event in the country and is held annually in the city of Medellin.

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Medellin which is also known as the “City Of Everlasting Spring” is also host to the La Feria de las Flores event, this event is known for attracting a lot of tourism to the city, both foreigners and nationals come to enjoy the parade of flowers that take place all through out the city. Medellin can be proud to say that it is the only city in the country that has a Metro system (small size trains) since not even Bogota which is the Capital of the country has anything similar.

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