Just another street in Buenos Aires

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    While in Argentina, I wish I had more days in Buenos Aires, but I made the most of what i could. This usually involves waking up very early and going to sleep very late. It gets a little hard after a few days, but I get into "content acquisition mode", and I try not to make excuses for sleep!

    Many parts of Buenos Aires are very colorful and fun. I'm not sure how all these individual tenants get together to decide on colors, but they end up looking kinda cool, even with minimal coordination. I guess the guy on the left there just thought, "I'll paint my wall orange", and then he did it, and it just looks cool. It kind of reminds me of how rappers can put on the craziest hat in the world and it still looks pretty cool on them. I don't get it. I only look cool in one kind of hat - a baseball cap (with a mild tone).

    From the blog at www.stuckincustoms.com

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    1. chris_rutkowski 67 months ago | reply

      You should get out more.

    2. let_it-be 67 months ago | reply


      Are you in Buenos Aires Now?

    3. Edgar Mendoza [deleted] 67 months ago | reply

      colores perfectos... Felicitaciones un buen encuadre:-)

    4. L.U.C.I.O. 67 months ago | reply

      Beautiful composition !

    5. X-Ray Dennis 67 months ago | reply

      Beautiful colors!

    6. gg1927 67 months ago | reply

      I love the details in the full size pic., like the paintings of a bar scene and harbor scene.

    7. lookseeseen 67 months ago | reply

      love the colours.. excellent shot.

    8. Karina Manghi 67 months ago | reply

      La boca!! Intesting place!

    9. Onironauta... 67 months ago | reply

      That's "Caminito" at La Boca isn't it? I'd hide and save the D3X around there :) be careful
      Great pictures my friend, hope you had a great trip along my country, I've been several times in the states cuz of my work.

      Greetings from Buenos Aires

      Seen on your photo stream. (?)

    10. Patrick.Brian 67 months ago | reply

      Ohhhh Camineto!!! I love Buenos Aires! This is an excellent picture.

      These buildings were actually painted by an artist years ago and this section of the barrio was restored mostly for all of us tourists.

      Buenos Aires is a wonderful city, defiantly spend more time there on your next trip.

    11. duran6687 67 months ago | reply

      I agree, very beautiful. super color...

    12. Apogee Photography 67 months ago | reply

      Very cool shot. It really captures the feel of the city. The colors are really nice.

    13. Emily Garces 61 months ago | reply

      Caminito, La Boca. The story goes that the sailors living at this port used the leftover paint from their boats to paint their houses!

    14. itsmicdb 56 months ago | reply

      beautiful photo! i love the colors!

    15. EN SEPIA 54 months ago | reply

      Que colores tan bellos!!!

    16. Beaches Marley .. catching up 48 months ago | reply

      I have been to this most colorful street. They used to sell their art here at one time.
      Lovely shot!

    17. tlhamilton 48 months ago | reply

      If more places looked like this, maybe people would smile more :) Loved it

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