En está fotografía, hay una bailarina de la Cumbia. Es impresionante saber como nació la cumbia, el baile principal en el carnaval. Todo empezó cuando los esclavos en su día de descanso se reunía en las playas y tocaban tambores y otros instrumentos y a pesar de las cadenas que tenían en los pies, bailaban suavemente en la arena.

En está fotografía, hay una bailarina de la Cumbia. Es impresionante saber como nació la cumbia, el baile principal en el carnaval. Todo empezó cuando los esclavos en su día de descanso se reunía en las playas y tocaban tambores y otros instrumentos y a pesar de las cadenas que tenían en los pies, bailaban suavemente en la arena.

"The Beach" by Fernando Botero.  Botero says he admired the work of the famous 17th century artist Peter Paul Rubens.

"The Beach" by Fernando Botero. Botero says he admired the work of the famous 17th century artist Peter Paul Rubens.

News From Colombia history | Famous Colombians

News From Colombia history | Famous Colombians

The word "silhouette" comes from Étienne de Silhouette, 18th century Controller-General of Finances under French king Louis XV. Depending on what you read, either he was known for his hobby of making silhouette portraits or people named the cheap form of portraiture after the famously cheap man (or maybe it was both). Well, he'd better tighten his purse strings even more because giving old Étienne a run for his money is Colombia's Juana Rodriguez

The word "silhouette" comes from Étienne de Silhouette, 18th century Controller-General of Finances under French king Louis XV. Depending on what you read, either he was known for his hobby of making silhouette portraits or people named the cheap form of portraiture after the famously cheap man (or maybe it was both). Well, he'd better tighten his purse strings even more because giving old Étienne a run for his money is Colombia's Juana Rodriguez

♥ Fernando Botero, Columbian Painter, famous for his smooth, inflated/bloated shapes and people.

♥ Fernando Botero, Columbian Painter, famous for his smooth, inflated/bloated shapes and people.

Colombia does not have seasons; because it is near the equator, it has sunlight throughout the year.The name Colombia is derived from the name Christopher Columbus.  Colombia is the home country for many famous people such as Shakira and the famous writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez.  http://www.powerpointmapsonline.com/powerpointmaps.aspx/Map-of-Colombia-72

Colombia does not have seasons; because it is near the equator, it has sunlight throughout the year.The name Colombia is derived from the name Christopher Columbus. Colombia is the home country for many famous people such as Shakira and the famous writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez. http://www.powerpointmapsonline.com/powerpointmaps.aspx/Map-of-Colombia-72

Incan ruins in Peru

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Incan ruins in Peru

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