Las Bovedas was constructed at the end of the 18th century has a portico with 47 arches. and 23 vaults used as military storerooms, barracks and jail cells. Now, they offer traditional Colombian products from folk art to mochilas, those popular Skittle-hued hand-woven bags.
Explore El Centro’s small boutiques, including the shop of the country’s best-known designer, Silvia Tcherassi.
Pierino Gallo Shopping Plaza
The Pierino Gallo Shopping Plaza and stores along Avenida San Martin are great places to find emeralds—one of Colombia’s hottest natural resources.