Monumento A Los Zapatos Viejos, Cartagena

Monumento A Los Zapatos Viejos, Cartagena - Address

Address: Cl. 31 # 18B-55, Cartagena, Bolívar, Colombia

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About Monumento A Los Zapatos Viejos, Cartagena

Poet Luis Carlos Lopez wrote a sonnet comparing his affection for his nation as similar to the affection he felt for an old pair of boots, and how he would never give either up. After the poem became famous, the sculptor Hector Lombana Pineres ended up crafting these bronze shoes as a monument to that sentiment. The toe of one of the shoes is kept shiny by the many visitors who take a seat while posing for photographs. You can actually climb into the shoes for a picture. Vendors peddling fruits and crafts throng about the place. It’s an amusing stop, but nothing worth going out of your way to see.

How To reach Monumento A Los Zapatos Viejos by Public Transport

  •  Drive to here or take a taxi.

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