quechua women - street - la paz (bolivia)

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quechua women - street - la paz (bolivia)

Indigenous Quechua women in the street - La Paz (Bolivia)

Those Quechua women wear the colorful traditional costume, complete with bowler style hat.­ The hat has been worn by Quechua and Aymara women since the 1920's, when it was brought to the country by British railway workers and are still commonly worn today.­

bowler hats
curb
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la paz
quechua
sidewalk
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squat
squatting
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women
March 10, 2010
Route Comercio, La Paz, Bolivia
Bolivia 171 photos