Fresh off The Boat
Location: Iquitos, PeruFrom Bogota which was very hard for me to leave, to Letecia and onwards into the heart of the Amazon basin. A biodiverse hotspot, hotspot indeed, the weather is exactly what you might expect it to be here, hot and sweaty!
Somewhere over the rainbow... flight from Bogota to Letecia
Little puppy friend, my cuddling replacement, whom I called many things from Pollo to my personal fav. Guevon jaja.
Note the smog from our boat...rollin´out over the turbid waters of the Amazon River
This is guava, a super rico fruit from the jungle, soft and tasty with big black seeds. The outside is like a giant green bean.
One of the many ports along the river where we stopped
The excitement of loading and unloading cargo from our boat
2 awesome niños who improved my spanish by reading my childrens book with me
The best English Students ever and my two new Iquiteño Amigos
The vast expanse of aguadulce, Rio Amazonas
Iquitos by night
This is my other new animal friend and he LOVED beer. I gave him plenty of water after this though.
The Tamers of the Anaconda