The three largest cities in Colombia are Cali, Medellin and Bogota. In the midst of these three cities, there is a medium sized city called as Armenia. It is the capital of Quindio, which is a department of Colombia. Armenia is a sister city of Raipur in India. For phone calls, the area code of the city is 096. The society of this city is experiencing fast development and urban growth. So, the city has been named as “Ciudad Milagro” or the “Miracle City.” The society of this place is mainly involved in the production of bananas, plantains and coffee. The culture of this place is marked by the Chapoleras beauty pageant during which costumes that portray the traditional coffee harvesting dress in the fashion of the late 19th century are worn and there are numerous famous dances that are widely known throughout the nation.
The population of Armenia as per the 2004 census is 324,588.
The average temperature of Armenia varies from 18 to 22 degrees Celsius.
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