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Uncertainty for El Tamarindo

Leer en español: Incertidumbre en El Tamarindo We saw the police cars as we arrived. They were gathered around the bulldozer, preparing to enforce the eviction of humble farmers in the Natacha sector of El Tamarindo. El Tamarindo is a … Continue reading

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Things I love about La Paz #7

#7 Flavors My friends in La Paz often ask what my favorite Bolivian food is. I’ve often found this a tricky question, since as a vegetarian at group meals I often confront a plate full of nothing but potatoes and … Continue reading

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Things I love about La Paz #5

#5 Apthapi An apthapi can be described as the altiplano version of a potluck. Here in the city, food may be brought in casserole dishes or pots, or simply wrapped up in an aguayo blanket. The blankets can be conveniently opened and set … Continue reading

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Hello again

I’ve been back in La Paz for almost a week now, cooking my own food, sleeping in, and getting my body and brain back into the swing of things here. After two beautiful, busy months of travel in Colombia, Venezuela, … Continue reading

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