Quite Contrary: Cartagena and Medellin
DJLU street art, Cartagena

Quite Contrary: Cartagena and Medellin

On the Caribbean coast of Colombia, during the carnival-like celebration in January, many celebrants dress up as Cayman Man. Half cayman (the local crocodile) and half human, the mythical figure embodies several dualities, human and…

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Oddities of Villa de Leyva
Phallic column, El Infiernito

Oddities of Villa de Leyva

The town of Villa de Leyva is perhaps a kilometer square, but it features one of the largest cobblestone plazas in all of South America. Around the square and in the grid of streets, many…

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