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San Salvador, El Salvador — Central America (West Coast)
 

Inca Garcilaso de la Vega

1539-1616

 
 
Inca Garcilaso de la Vega Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, May 29, 2015
1. Inca Garcilaso de la Vega Marker
Inscription.
En honor al
Inca Garcilaso,
Que acrisolo las culturas
Indigena y española,
Forjandose asi
La nacion peruana.

English translation:
In honor of Inca Garcilaso, who personified the indigenous and Spanish cultures, forging the Peruvian nation.

 
Erected by Embassy of Peru in El Salvador.
 
Location. 13° 41.552′ N, 89° 14.22′ W. Marker is in San Salvador, San Salvador. Marker is on Bulevar Sergio Viera de Mello, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sérgio Vieira de Mello (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); General Francisco de Paula Santander (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Pancho Lara (approx. half a kilometer away); Salarrué (approx. half a kilometer away); Valero Lecha (approx. half a kilometer away); Agustín Barrios (approx. half a kilometer away); Claudia Lars (approx. half a kilometer away); Allegory to the Constitution of 1950 (approx. half a kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Salvador.
 
Also see . . .  Inca Garcilaso de la Vega [1539-1616] - Chronicler of Spanish Conquest of the Americas. The
Wide view of Inca Garcilaso de la Vega Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, May 29, 2015
2. Wide view of Inca Garcilaso de la Vega Marker
The bust is by Peruvian sculptor Miguel Baca Rossi.
Inca Garcilaso de la Vega, born in Cuzco, Peru on April 12, 1539, was an important literary figure in 16th and 17th century Spain, best known for his historical works of the Spanish exploration and conquest of the Americas….
(Submitted on June 1, 2015.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Inca Garcilaso de la Vega Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, May 30, 2016
3. Inca Garcilaso de la Vega Marker
The monument was remodeled on December 2015 with a new additional marker dedicating the surrounding area, known as the Zona Rosa, as a tourism center of national interest.
Inca Garcilaso de la Vega additional marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, May 30, 2016
4. Inca Garcilaso de la Vega additional marker
This additional marker from December 2015 dedicates the surrounding area as a tourism center of national interest. The mayor of San Salvador, Nayib Bukele, and the President of El Salvador, Salvador Sánchez Céren are mentioned.
Additional Inca Garcilaso de la Vega Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, May 29, 2015
5. Additional Inca Garcilaso de la Vega Marker
This additional marker from January 28, 2015 describes the remodeling by the San Salvador municipal government of the area where this marker and monument is located.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 18, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 29, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 237 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 29, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   3, 4. submitted on June 18, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   5. submitted on May 29, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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