La Chiquitania (Bolivia) (29 images)

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The "Chiquito" province represented the first scenery in the East of Bolivia where the encounter between the Spanish conquistadors' culture and the indigenous' one took place; the name "Chiquitos" was first formulated by the Spanish arriving in this region in their search for richness - apparently surprised by the tiny dimensions of the doors Chiquitos used to built to access their traditional houses.
The Chiquitano people - apparently, and comparing with other...
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