Valle del Cauca (Spainyie pronunciation: [ˈbaʎe ðel ˈkauka], locally: [ˈbaʝe ðel ˈkauka]) is a depairtment o Colombie. It is in the wastren side o the kintra, facin the Paceefic Ocean, an it is considered ane o the maist important depairtments in the Republic of Colombia. Its caipital is Santiago de Cali. Given its privilegit location, lately it haes been considered as the Paceefic Door o Colombie. Besides Cali such ceeties as Buenaventura, Cartago an Tulua hae great economical, poleetical, social an cultural influence on the depairtment's life. Valle del Cauca haes the lairgest number o independent touns (i.e. no in Metropolitan auries) wi ower 100,000 inhabitants in the kintra, coontin sax athin its borders. Buenaventura haes the lairgest an busiest seaport in Colombie, muivin aboot 8,500,000 tons o merchandise.
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