Wednesday, February 27, 2008

From the Amazon

I only have a few minutes but here are a few glimpses of our journey so far.



Our first view of the Amazon basin




At the place where the Rio de Solineos and the Rio de Negro meet and it becomes the Amazon




Farmland along the river




Fishing boats we used to go up and down the river




The group of assistants who carried luggage, drove boats, wove crowns, cut clove bark, shot arrows, threaded fish hooks - pretty much did everything!




Piranha fishing

We are leaving Brasilia in an hour and heading 475 km southeast to see farms today. Love you all!

11 comments:

  1. So awesome. I'm excited to see all the adventures you're going on!! Have fun!

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  2. How exciting and wonderful.
    Susan

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  3. YAY! So happy for an update! We've been thinking about you and praying for you lots the past few days! Thank you for the photos - it looks like another world compared to here! Gorgeous photos! Can't wait to hear the stories that go with them!

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  4. Love your photos, I sure hope that you are having a nice time. It would be nice to travel like that. I'll just see the world through your photos.LOL
    Have a nice time.

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  5. Thanks for taking those few minutes to post! This looks like quite an adventure, Crystal. I look forward to hearing more! XO

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  6. Wow, it looks like you are having an amazing time! Can't wait to hear more and see more pictures of your adventures!

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  7. Wow! You do take us to some amazing places, Crystal! I am so glad you managed to catch up with your party!

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  8. How cool!!!!! Can't wait to see more!

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  9. esther10:09 AM

    Hey - good to hear from you. Looks like the weather is cooperating. Is it hot in the Amazon?

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  10. WOW!!! What INCREDIBLE shots! LOVE them all and hearing about your amazing time! xoxo
    Loves,
    K

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