This is a view of Valpo (close city-looking part) and Vina jutting out in the foreground:
Below is the graffiti art that adorns many walls and buildings in Valpo, some of it is political, most of it artistic:
As you can see the buildings are painted in vibrant colors as well.
There are stairs everywhere to get up and down the steep hills.
When the city was first established, they built ascensores (street elevators) to go up and down the steepest hills. Many of them are still maintained and we got to ride one.This is the view from the bottom of the steep hill and of the other car going back up:
So now you have had a decent photo tour of Valpo, where I will attend school starting tomorrow.
The background of this blog is actually a typical look cerro street that can be found in Valpo.