Villavicencio is a city and municipality in Colombia,
capital of the Department of Meta, with 361,058 inhabitants. (2005 census)
The city is located at 4°08S, 73°40W, 75 km (about 45 m) southeast of
the Colombian capital city of Bogotá (DC) by the Guatiquía
river. It is also known colloquially as "Villavo".
Lying in a rural zone of tropical climate,
Villavicencio is on the great Colombian-Venezuelan plain called Los Llanos,
which is situated to the east of the Andes mountains