San Agustin, Colombia: A mysterious statue of a male person stands in the rainforest next to an old tree with large roots. The statues of San Agustin are a mystery to historians.

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Cauca & Huila

These two departments are home to Popayán, one of Colombia's most charming cities, plus two of the country's most important archaeological sites – San Agustín and Tierradentro. Here you'll also find the peculiar Desierto de la Tatacoa, a striking anomaly near Neiva, halfway between Bogotá and San Agustín.

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