The Magdalena River name was derived from the biblical figure, Mary Magdalene. The river flows between two cordilleras, gliding across sandbars, as it makes its way to the Caribbean Sea at the city of Barranquilla.The tireless journey leads to an archaeological site called the Valley of Statues in San Agustín in the southern Colombian Department of Huila.
Read more about the Valley of the Statues on Trifter (a travel site)
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