"The Biennial is a trip to discover new worlds and also to be discovered and seduced by new movements, lenguages and imaginaries to think about dancing as a way to express our emotions" says Amparo Sinisterra de Carvajar, president of the 2nd Biennial.
This is the Pacific festival, in which the most importat thing is to highlight the gastronomy, the folk music and the traditions of this region in Valle del Cauca. It is an awesome experience for the locals and of course for the visitors who want to dive into this culture.
This is one of the most important and traditional festivals in Colombia. In which the favorite attractions are the "Salsódromo", the "Cali viejo" carnival, the antique cars parade, the "Melómanos" meeting, the "Superconcierto" a really nice musical show, between other shows ans events.
When you go to Cartago do not forget to visit the ‘Casa del Virrey’, a national monument and a colonial time architectural jewel, a typical reproduction of Spanish Andalusian palaces with Mudejar influence. This resemblance is appreciated in its construction, with wood recordings and carvings in its gate and balconies, among others.
Also, if you are passionate about history and music, the ‘Centro Histórico Luis Alfonso Delgado’ (Historic Center) and the ‘Conservatorio de Música Pedro Morales Pino’ (Music Conservatory) operate in the same facilities, offering their visitors plenty possibilities to learn a little more about the city’s artistic history: dance, music and theater events. The ‘Conservatorio’ also has music lessons than have been taught for more than six decades.