Monthly Archives: June 2012

Bicycling Without Borders

Photography Without Borders, a foundation from Philadelphia, USA, has worked for several years with a priest from a town in Cundinamarca promoting cultural interaction and photography amongst children from both places. Today, they rode bikes through Bogotá’s historical center and … Continue reading

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Exploring Bogotá’s Bullfighting Stadium

During our bike tours we often visit Bogotá’s 80-year-old bullfighting stadium, La Plaza de Toros Santamaria. It’s a handsome, Moorish building. But it may have seen its last bullfight, as Mayor Gustavo Petro intends to end this cruel but storied … Continue reading

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Graffiti Acrobatics

Often during our bike tours we pass this dramatic piece of street art on a wall behind Bogotá’s Central Cemetery. Sometimes, the more flexible and acrobatic amongst us do handstands holding the face’s nose rings. It’s not as difficult as … Continue reading

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