Dave’s book review of Marching Powder, an account of daily life inside San Pedro prison in La Paz, Bolivia.
During our first day riding up the Tambopata River in Peru’s Amazon Basin, we spotted a jaguar, capybaras, and several species of birds.
he overnight Aerolineas Argentinas flight touched down just as the sun began to rise over a new day in Buenos Aires. My knowledge of the Argentine capital could be boiled down to four things: soccer, steak, wine, and tango. For better or worse, everything else would be a surprise. I quickly cleared immigrations and customs, gaining a […]
y adventures in Peru began up North, as I took a 2-day overland journey from Vilcabamba, Ecuador to Chachapoyas last October. At the time, it was exhilarating to be on the move. A series of buses, rickshaws and share taxis got me from one destination to another in a fairly efficient manner. I’ll always prefer arriving in […]