Category Archives: Colombia

Colombia celebrates independence today!

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203 years ago, July 20, 1810 Colombia declared independence from Spain after 300 years of colonization. Congratulations! Today Colombia is the fourth largest economy in Latin America, maybe best know for the great coffee it produces. Here is a picture … Continue reading

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Happy birthday, Fernando Botero

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Fernando Botero is a world famous Colombian artist. His figurative style is something which can not be copied. – I took these pictures in Museo Botero in Bogota, Colombia 2008. (I apologize for the quality of the pictures, especially the … Continue reading

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Streets without cars

Today is World Carfree Day. How do streets look like without cars? Here are some examples.

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Main squares of Helsinki and Bogotá (pano #13 & #14)

This is a comparison of two main squares of two very different capitals, Helsinki in Finland and Bogotá in Colombia. The picture from Helsinki is showing the Senate Square early December night after wet snow fall. The building on the … Continue reading

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Shades of blue

Blue is one of the primary colors. Blue is feeling: sadness, happiness, coolness, depending on the mood, situation and even culture. I like blue(s), in all shades. Click any picture to open the gallery.

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