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Arrival in Montenegro:
There are six daily flights from Bogotá (Avianca Airlines) to Armenia. Taxis from the airport to Hotel Las Camelias charge ca. USD 15.


Insurance:
The Organising Committee assumes no liability for participants' personal accidents, sickness, and theft or property damage. Participants are requested to make their own arrangements with respect to health and travel insurance.

Language:
The official language of the Symposium will be English.

Currency:
The currency of Colombia is the peso (COP). Exchange rate as of October 2014 is COP 2580 per Euro, or 2060 COP per USD. There is an ATM at the nearby Parque del Café (3.2 km from the hotel) and at Montenegro (7.8 km), accepting most cards.

Electricity:
In Colombia electricity is provided at 110 V, 60 Hz. Sockets take two flat pins. Adapters are not available at the hotel.

Letter of invitation:
Individuals requiring an official letter of invitation in order to obtain a visa or authorisation to attend the Symposium should contact the secretariat (palms2015_fcbog@unal.edu.co). An invitation letter will be sent on request to registered delegates only. The letter of invitation does not financially obligate the Symposium organisers in any way.

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