Members of the public watch the military parades for Dia del Mar / Day of the Sea, Plaza Avaroa, La Paz , Bolivia
The blue flags are the Maritime Vindication flag / Bandera de la Reivindicación Marítima, which has the national colours and the wiphala, bordered by 9 stars which represent the 9 Departments of Bolivia. The lone star against the blue (which represents the sea) symbolises the Litoral, the Pacific coastal department which was lost to the Chileans during the War of the Pacific.
Photograph ID: DayoftheSea2015D153
Photo © James Brunker, Magical Andes Photography 2015
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Photograph size: 21.1 Mpixels (60.4 MB uncompressed) - 5628x3752 pixels (18.7x12.5 in / 47.7x31.8 cm at 300 ppi)
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