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Ciudad Vieja del San Diego: Parte Uno~

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Thank you Cindy! As always your ability of capturing the vivid colours and patterns, and the locus genii of a place on film is spectacular.

Where I live was also long ago part of the Aztlan Empire, and we have a lot of influences and people from there-even though we are not so close to the border. Something about subtropical climate and vivid, creative colours seem designed to go together.

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I was born in San Diego.
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It is a cultural crossroad, the most southwestern US city that shares a border with Mexico.
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The phenomenal artistic influence of Mexico is everywhere, which is probably why I so love the creative use of vibrant color.
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Mexicans owned this territory, long before we ever got here, and before we subsequently declared many of them “illegal immigrants”.
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Old Town in San Diego celebrates Mexican art, food, and culture.
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It preserves many of the area’s original adobe ranchos, as well as the old pioneer homesteads, which I will show you in the next post.
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Cheers to you from San Diego’s vibrant multi-cultural crossroads.

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One thought on “Ciudad Vieja del San Diego: Parte Uno~

  1. Hugz to you my dear friend! ❤

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