Friday, April 25, 2014

Plants & flowers

Heliconia rostrata, a popular plant in São Paulo, although this particular one was grown in Osaka, Japan.

on a May 2014 afternoon looking from Pça. da Republica towards Copan. 

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

1940s Buenos Aires

Here are some photos of Buenos Aires, another giant South American city that in a certain way could have been similar to São Paulo. But that's only on the surface because there is nothing so much different from each other as Buenos Aires and São Paulo.

Buenos Aires is a city with few inclinations that is, its terrain is relatively plain as where as São Paulo is full of hills and mountains.

Buenos Aires in the late 1950s. Calle Corrientes...