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Tuesday, July 19, 2011

A is for Amazon



These people come close to our ship and wait for plastik bags with t-shirts.


On board from our cargo and passanger ship, the only private area is your hammock

Thomas and his friends

chicken, turtel, little monkeys on the passanger deck


Andreas watches a small village

The men bring bananas and pigs on board
All photos between Pantoja (Peru) and Belem (Brazil). That was a long trip. One of our biggest adventures.
And, you know, I love the Amazon.

Linked to ABC Wednesday

My related posts for the Amazon

15 comments:

Roger Owen Green said...

Wow, you ARE a world traveler, and not just the tourist spots. VERY interesting.

ROG, ABC Wednesday team

VioletSky said...

I don't think I could handle so little privacy. But I'm glad you could and could share this some of this amazing - long!- trip.

Wanda said...

Oh my what wonderful and intriging pictures. Love the colors could almost feel the atmophere, and smells. How interesting to have private space...go to your hammock.

Wonderful beginning for Round 9.

photowannabe said...

Very exotic adventures. Your children are fortunate to be able to experience others cultures so graphically.

Linnea said...

Wow! Love all the hammocks! Very nice shots. I was in Manaus a long time ago and took a half day river trip, but it was nothing like yours! Enjoy the day.

Meryl Jaffe, PhD said...

That looks like AN AWESOME ADVENTURE!!! Great shots. I love the color, life and honest perspectives!

Randy said...

Looks like an amazing experience.

Halie said...

Thank you for taking us on a virtual tour!

Halie
ABCW Team

Shooting Parrots said...

You've have some fantastice photos -- and fantastic memories!

Francisca said...

Ah, Carola, what an Awesome trip! The Amazon is still on my bucket list. Amazing series of photos you've shared with us.

Cildemer said...

Wow! What a great adventure and wonderful shots!
Thanks for sharing. And thanks for visiting my place and taking the time to comment;o)

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Have a nice and happy day****

Kathy said...

AMAZING pictures. I wanna go!

Tash said...

Outstanding, amazing, splendid photographs! What a great place and such an interesting tour you've provided for us.

Kim, USA said...

Very beautiful place. I like to go there too!

SWF

Alan said...

Wow. Amazing photos. Love the one of Thomas and friends, but the one with the chicken is the pick of the bunch.