Caracas Shots

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The work of Alberto Jimenez

Alberto Jimenez is a photographer from Santiago, Chile who travels the world documenting the lifestyles, cultures, and everyday lives of everyday …

Blind Windows

If a window is closed forever, will it continue being a window? <i></i> <i><br>Si una ventana se cierra para siempre, ¿seguirá siendo ventana?</i><p>Tags / Etiquetas: …

Stair Trek | 1

Semicircular staircase at <i>Centro</i> <i>Simon Bolivar</i> <br>built in the 50's in downtown Caracas.<p>Also visit <b>Stair Trek</b> tag.<p>Tags / Etiquetas: Architecture, Centro …

Rescue the Cinema

We all hope this old cinema <b>Radio City</b> in <i>Sabana Grande Boulevard</i><br>can be recovered and stop being what it is today: a police headquarters.<p>Tags / …

Pantoneland | Nueva Caracas - Catia

Gypsy Cats | Revisiting Emuel

In the previous post, I presented you to Emuel, a kitten from <b>La Guaira</b>.<br>Months later I returned to this same place and I ran into him again, …

Shrill Sales | La Candelaria

With inflation levels of Venezuela, these pictures will lose validity in a few weeks. <i></i> <i><br>Con los niveles de inflación de Venezuela, estas fotos perderán</i> …

Staying Alive | Botica de Velásquez

<i>La Botica de Velásquez</i> (Velasquez's Drugstore) is the oldest in Caracas, founded in 1877. In fact, the Spanish word <i>Botica</i> refers to those small …

Coworker Dog | 1

The man's best friend, faithfully supporting<br>a working day of his master.<p>Tags / Etiquetas: Animals, Bello Monte Norte, Coworker Dog<p>Place / Ubicación: …

Puzzle City

River of Dreams

Even in the worst conditions, we got the dignity of having big dreams.<p>Tags / Etiquetas: Curiosities, Los Chaguaramos, Río Guaire, River of Dreams, …

Eccentric Kiosks | 2

A kiosk located in downtown Caracas, with images of Simón Bolívar, Jesus Christ and...<br>our third deity of this holy trinity. An eccentric message with …

Extreme Makeover | Parque Central | 2

The East Tower of Caracas Central Park with its new... antenna? What is that? <i><br>La Torre Este de Parque Central luciendo su nueva... ¿antena? ¿Qué será</i> …

Buried Soul | Estación San José

The Avila's Cable Car hides abandoned stations as <i>San José de Galipán</i>,<p>in the lost section that formerly reached the Caribbean coast some time ago.<p><i>El</i> …

Street Art | Art with Hat

Be careful because that you might bump into Charles Chaplin<br>or Laurel and Hardy. It's easy to recognize them for their classic hats.<p>A simple piece of …

Street Art | Random

Photos that had not been published yet, old and not so old. <i><br>Fotos que aún no habían sido publicadas, viejas y no tan viejas.</i> <i></i><p>Tags / Etiquetas: Chacao, …

Stair Trek | Altagracia

Blue Bottles Battle

We are completely surrounded. If one day, these thousands of water bottles come to life,<br>they will take over everything and destroy us without mercy. …

The Sultan in Love

July 25th: Happy Anniversary Caracas, my dear Odalisque. <i><br>25 de julio: Feliz aniversario Caracas, mi querida Odalisca.</i><p><i>"Caracas allí está; vedla tendida</i> …

Open-Air Gallery | Torre Seniat

Artwork made by Jesús Soto in <i>Plaza Venezuela</i> (Seniat Tower). <i></i> <i><br>Obra de arte de</i> <i>Jesús Soto en la Torre Seniat de Plaza Venezuela.</i><p>Also visit all posts</i> …

Typography Route

There is no good architecture without the correct font.<p><i>Centro / Downtown:</i><p><i>Sabana Grande Boulevard / El Bosque:</i><p><b>Chacao:</b><p>Tags / Etiquetas: Architecture, …

Iron Canvas | 1

Now here in Chacao,<br>when stores close its rolling doors,<br>the art opens an art space.<p><i>1st Post</i> | click here to enjoy all <i>Iron Canvas</i> posts<p>Click here to …

Back to School | 1

A tour inside the <i>Colegio María Auxiliadora</i><br>(Mary Help of Christians School),<br>a beautiful frozen past, very well preserved.<p>Also visit the second post, …

Flying Bags

When sometimes even we have not kites to fly,<br>some empty bags can flight filled with dreams.<p>Tags / Etiquetas: Children, Flying Bags, Free Time, San …

Once Upon a Time | 1

In the antiques market that is installed on Sundays at the Museum of Transport there are not articles as striking as in similar markets in other …

Pantoneland | Petare

Facades of the old Caracas, in Petare, where colors<br>have as much life as stories of danger that live there.<p>Tags / Etiquetas: Architecture, …

Namesake Caracas

Some homonym buildings in Caracas.<p>Los Chaguaramos<p>Av. Baralt<p>Chacao<p>Av. Urdaneta<p>Tags / Etiquetas: Architecture, Namesake Caracas

ArchitecTour | 23 de Enero

<i>23 de Enero:</i> one of the most emblematic, intriguing and dangerous<br>neighborhood of Caracas, loyal to the Bolivarian Revolution.<p><i>23 de Enero: uno de los</i> …

Retro Apps | 2

Another old scales that still work in <i>Chacaíto Shopping Center</i>,<br>showing a lot of extra kilos and in this case<br>the brief advice about your future doesn't …