is the capital of the Colombian department of
Cauca. It is located in southwestern Colombia between Colombia's Western
Mountain Range and Central Mountain Range. It has a population of 258,653
people, a territorial extension of 512 km2, is located 1760
meters above sea level, and has an average temperature of 18/20°C.
This town is well-known because of its
beautiful colonial architecture and its contributions to Colombian cultural and
political life. It is