Monthly Archives: October 2017

Part 4 of the Amazon trip – Nauta

It was around 2 in the afternoon when we arrived after our tortuous 9 hour boat ride running on 20 hours of no sleep.  I had booked us a place to stay and knew it was only a few blocks … Continue reading

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El Desarrolla de la Capadidad de la Red de los Biomercados – final report

I completed the following report for my work with La Red de Agricultura Ecológica del Perú,  (RAE-PERU), and Cuso Internacional Perú office.  The report is the culmination of 9 months of work as a Capacity Development Advisor/Asesora del Desarrollo de … Continue reading

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Part 3 – the Amazon jungle tour

Again thanks to Kristi we decided to go for what I thought was going to be a 5 day/4 night excursion but in reality ended up being 3.5 days/4 nights – one night staying in the village of Esperanza at … Continue reading

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Part 2 of Amazon trip – Cuy, ayahuasca & cacao

So we were still just hanging out and relaxing in Lamas. Kristi made us a lovely Colombian traditional chicken soup (Ruben, her hubby,, is from Colombia) for dinner with of course a few beers as accompanying beverage.  I must say … Continue reading

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Part 1 Amazon vacation: San Martin – the cloud forest highlands of the Northern Peruvian Amazon Rainforest

This will be the first instalment of a several part post about our 2 week ‘vacation’ to a part of Peru that I had oh so been looking forward to – the one place I had wanted to visit when … Continue reading

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