Category Archives: The Yungas

The Long, Winding Road To Wonkaville

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Lone Wolf’n It In Caranavi (Or, “How I Met The Mayor”)

Yolosita is a tropical rest stop. A random checkpoint where officials snoop around for signs of narcotrafficking, around which local women ply their trade from a series of stalls offering fried chicken, fruits in a bag, soda, or perhaps, more … Continue reading

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Cacao Caliente! Slurp.

Ladies and Gents . . . this is, perhaps, the best cup of hot chocolate you’ll ever have. It was, without a doubt, the best we’ve ever had. Just the right amount of bitter mixed with just the right amount … Continue reading

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Dawn Of The Tunqui

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Creepy-Crawly Shakazooloo

Today, I’d love to fill you in on a little secret. In case you weren’t already aware, I’m a bit of a wuss (woos? wus?). Sure, I talk a good game about camping in desolate areas, hiking in the wilderness, … Continue reading

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Nescafe, No Es Cafe!

It is no secret that we enjoy a good cup of coffee. The last few months you have seen pictures of the trusty Aeropress in a multitude of environments. The importance of the Aeropress has been documented in the list … Continue reading

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