Floating neighbourhood Belén Peru

Floating Urbanisation

Created at: 27 Dec 2023


The Neighborhood of Belén in Iquitos contains houses that are floating or are high enough to withstand the rising water during the rainy season. Pictures are taken during the dry season. Next to houses, there are also floating gas stations, bars, shops, etc.

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