Dsc 4386 Panorama
Share
mail
loading...
Loading ...

Panoramic photo by Astrolabio Colombia PRO EXPERT Taken 19:36, 06/05/2014 - Views loading...

Dsc 4386 Panorama

The World > South America > Colombia

  • Like / unlike
  • thumbs up
  • thumbs down
comments powered by Disqus

Nearby images in Colombia

map

A: Habitacion infantil casa

by Astrolabio Colombia, less than 10 meters away

Habitacion infantil casa

B: Centro Comercial PANAMA

by Carlos Naranjo, 570 meters away

Centro Comercial PANAMA

C: Centro Comercial Santa Fe

by Astrolabio Colombia, 1.0 km away

El Centro Comercial Santafé está localizado en la ciudad de Bogotá, Colombia. Es el tercer centro com...

Centro Comercial Santa Fe

D: Sede Norte Universidad de La Salle

by Javier Torres, 1.4 km away

En el claustro de la Sede Norte se imparte la formación en los programas de Ciencias Agropecuarias y ...

Sede Norte Universidad de La Salle

E: Iglesia de la Inmaculada Concepcion - Universidad de la Salle - Sede Norte

by Javier Torres, 1.4 km away

El templo ubicado en el edificio principal de la sede Norte de la Universidad de La Salle, antigua Ca...

Iglesia de la Inmaculada Concepcion - Universidad de la Salle - Sede Norte

F: Sumicorp Bodega

by Carlos Naranjo, 1.7 km away

Sumicorp Bodega

G: Sala de Cirugía de Grandes Animales

by Javier Torres, 1.8 km away

Intervención quirúrgica en equino practicada en la sala de cirugía de Grandes Animales, ubicada en la...

Sala de Cirugía de Grandes Animales

H: Sala de Cirugía de Pequeños Animales

by Javier Torres, 1.8 km away

La clínica de pequeños animales de la Universidad de La Salle consta de tres quirófanos totalmente do...

Sala de Cirugía de Pequeños Animales

I: Biblioteca Julio Mario Santodomingo - Sala Infantil

by Astrolabio Colombia, 2.5 km away

El Centro Cultural y Biblioteca Julio Mario Santo Domingo es la cuarta biblioteca mayor de BibloRed. ...

Biblioteca Julio Mario Santodomingo - Sala Infantil

J: Terraza del Centro Cultural y Biblioteca Publica Julio Mario Santo Domingo

by Astrolabio Colombia, 2.5 km away

El Centro Cultural y Biblioteca Julio Mario Santo Domingo es la cuarta biblioteca mayor de BibloRed. ...

Terraza del Centro Cultural y Biblioteca Publica Julio Mario Santo Domingo

This panorama was taken in Colombia, South America

This is an overview of South America

South America makes up the southern half of the Americas and a large part of Latin America. It's home to the world's longest mountain range, biggest waterfall and largest river -- even these mammoths pale in comparison to the stunning variety of life forms thriving in the rainforest.

To the northwest, off the coast of Ecuador, lie the Galapagos Islands, which are unique for hosting species not found anywhere else on earth. These were the subject of study for Charles Darwin in his theory of evolution, which he himself said will require proof in every single case.

The main languages in South America are Spanish and Portugese, which basically tells you which European countries colonized the place. The South American wars of independence took place over two decades in the early 19th century, led by Simon Bolivar of Venezuela and Jose san Martin of Argentina.

Following liberation from Portugal and Spain, South America took off into its own development, capitalizing on the rich deposits of oil, gold, copper, silver and tango musicians.

Brazil is the largest country in South America and home to one of the world's best parties, Carnaval. Have you heard of samba music? How about bossa nova? Maybe dancing for three days straight?

I can't say enough good things about South America. All the world's continents have amazing secrets and treasures laying in wait for your discovery, but in South America... just have a look at our pictures while you're waiting for online confirmation of your plane tickets to hit your inbox.

Text by Steve Smith.

Share this panorama