Dec 16

Bogota’s Christmas Lights 2013 in pictures

Christmas light show in Plaza Bolivar, Bogota

As we mentioned last week, Colombians are crazy for Christmas. Lights, nativity scenes and massive sculptures are just some of the things you might encounter if you spend Christmas in Colombia. Today we wanted to share some snaps we took of the Christmas decorations in Bogota, feel free to share any more you may have! Later on this week, Carolina will be sharing her pictures of Medellin’s Christmas lights…

 

Plaza Bolivar

Christmas lights in Plaza Bolivar, Bogota

 

 

 

Christmas lights in Plaza Bolivar, Bogota. The Cathedral
Bogota’s Cathedral all lit-up and nowhere to go…

 

Christmas light show in Plaza Bolivar, Bogota
Fountains formed part of the Christmas light show…

 

Museo Nacional

A lit-up weeping willow outside the Museo Nacional
A lit-up weeping willow outside the Museo Nacional

 

Christmas lights, Museo Nacional, Bogota

 

 

Christmas lights, Museo Nacional, Bogota

 

 

Christmas lights, Museo Nacional, Bogota
Gilesy, a hat and a tree

 

Christmas lights, Museo Nacional, Bogota

 

 

 

Christmas lights, Museo Nacional, Bogota
Anyone up for some zorbing?

 

Parque Nacional

Christmas lights, Parque Nacional, Bogota

 

 

 

Christmas lights, Parque Nacional, Bogota

 

 

Carrera Septima

View of Monserrate's Christmas lights from Carrera Septima, Bogota
View of Monserrate’s Christmas lights from Carrera Septima

 

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Nativity scene on Carrera Septima, Bogota
Nativity scene on Carrera Septima

 

Gilesy and Carolina pose in front of the Javeriana's Christmas lights
Gilesy and Carolina pose in front of the Javeriana’s Christmas lights

 

Sparse lighting at the Universidad Distrital Francisco Jose de Caldas, Bogota
Sparse lighting at the Universidad Distrital Francisco Jose de Caldas

 

Christmas lights outside Olimpica supermarket in Northern Bogota
Even the supermarkets are getting involved…

Torre Colpatria

Christmas lights on the Torre Colpatria, Bogota

 

Christmas lights on the Torre Colpatria, Bogota

Christmas lights on the Torre Colpatria, Bogota

 

 

Usaquen

Christmas lights in Usaquen, Bogota
A sparkly wise man

 

Christmas lights in Usaquen, Bogota

Christmas lights in Usaquen, Bogota

Christmas lights in Usaquen, Bogota

 

C.C. El Retiro

Christmas lights at El Retiro, Bogota

Christmas lights at El Retiro, Bogota

 

C.C. Andino

Christmas lights, Andino, Bogota

Christmas lights, Andino, Bogota

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