Egipto’s Three Kings Festival

Mixing with the locals

Egipto, the poor and high-crime neighborhood above La Candelaria, is not normally a tourist destination. But for three days every January the neighborhood celebrates the Festival of the Three Kings who the Bible says brought gifts to the new-born Jesus.

The festival includes religious events, but most of it involves fun, friendliness, food, drink and games. When Bogotá Bike Tours visited, everyone wanted to be friends.

Beef and chicken tasting

Where's the beef? Taking a swing and a swig.

A friendly drunk shares his chicha

A friendly cop!



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Bogota Bike Tours offers guided bicycle tours and bicycle rentals in Bogota, Colombia.
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