Schlagwort-Archive: History

Barcelona: Columbus Monument

Did you ever visit Barcelona? If yes, you will remember that great monument which stands at the end of La Rambla, near the sea. Right? But what about the history? On 10th May 1881, Barcelona City Council agreed to erect … Weiterlesen

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New Orleans – Home of Jazz

Some small excursion into the history of Jazz. At Congo Square where slaves gathered to sing and dance from the late 18th century onward, is considered the „birthplace“ of Jazz. There ex-slaves adapted the reed, horn and string instruments used … Weiterlesen

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