The World's Lesser Known Places

June 24, 2024 16:55

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Have a glimpse of the world's lesser known countries, cities, towns, villages and places

Parque De Las Luces Park of Lights Medellin Colombia 5 Parque De Las Luces Park of Lights Medellin Colombia 13

Public Squares

Parque De Las Luces (Plaza de Cisneros), Medellín

A once notoriously sordid square in Medellín turned into an art installation, when hundreds of illuminated poles were scattered within its confines.

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Quirky Architecture

Toronoto’s Tabletop – OCAD University Building

In 2004, OCAD University erected a gravity-defying structure atop its main building which has since become a hallmark of the city’s ultra-modern architecture.

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Ethnic Enclaves

San Basilio de Palenque, Colombia’s African Village

Originally established by runaway slaves, San Basilio de Palenque boasts its own distinct culture, language, cuisine, music and history, offering a glimpse of Africa.