Wednesday, 17 November 2010

La Boca



Most colourful barrio settled and built up by Italian immigrants
Buenos Aires, Argentina

19 comments:

TuristadiMestiere said...

wonderful colours!

Sylvia K said...

How wonderfully colorful! Be hard to stay down or depressed in an environment like that! Terrific capture as always!

Sylvia

Stickup Artist said...

That's awesome. Love that bucking bronco in the second. A left over from the spaghetti westerns perhaps! Such a lively scene!

Sciarada said...

Ciao JM, you have captured some great photos of colors that we italians bring in the soul and express outside!

Pooch Purple Reign said...

i also love the bronc in the second pic. that last post, i went back a few times and just stared at that boy....
~laura

cieldequimper said...

Now a barrio like that is what I would need right now: rain, rain, drizzle, drizzle, grey in grey! Gorgeous JM!

James said...

Amazingly colorful! Very cool.

Small City Scenes said...

Wow!! So colorful and exciting. Love it!! MB

Cezar and Léia said...

So traditional, I hope to have the opportunity to visit there someday!
Adorable colours!
Léia

Food, Fun and Life in the Charente said...

This so colourful, I would like to visit there. Diane

Mitr Friend - Bhushavali said...

COLORS Thy Name Is THIS!!!
Bride's maid outfit
Finding the birth of all South Asian Languagues - Trichy

Fabien said...

Géniales toutes ces couleurs

tapirgal said...

Wow! I'm thinking these immigrants picked up some ideas from their new culture.

Irina said...

I hope they are the same crazy things as there homes are))
I would sing all day long just looking at the neighborhood.

黄清华 Wong Ching Wah said...

What colorful and photogenic place this is !

Elisa said...

Thanks!
It´s "mi Buenos Aires querido"

Francisca said...

Fantastic colours... like Paul Klee paintings.

Cobalt Violet said...

Wow, this makes me smile. I think I might have to go there.
Fun! those Italian! ;)

Frugal Traveler said...

Bravo Bravo.. appreciated. can i know which camera you use to take pictures.?