Cali stands 3327 ft. above sea-level on the western side of the Cauca valley, one of the healthiest regions of Colombia.
About fifty steamboats are in commission on the Magdalena and its tributary, the Cauca.
Buenaventura is the port of a considerable district, embracing the valley of the Cauca.
The valley of the Cauca abounds with bamboo-cane, which serves a variety of purposes.
I remember one spot by the side of the Cauca, just before we reached Cartago.
Cieza is speaking of people in the valley of Cauca, in New Granada.
The only disturbed States are therefore now those of Cauca and Antioquia.
Conditions were entirely different in the deep, hot valleys of the Magdalena and Cauca and on the sweltering sea-coast plain.
Small steamers also navigate the lower Cauca and Nechi rivers, and a limited service is maintained on the upper Cauca.
Disturbances soon began to break out again, and the national guard deposed the governors of Cauca and Magdalena.