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The SandC Road Trip: Amazon Jungle

From the second highest capital in the world (Quito, Ecuador), the jungle trek starts with a short flight to Coca, a tiny village where oil-drillers can hang their hat at night. Then there is a three hour dusty truck ride (longer if it has rained and it often does) followed by three hours by canoe down the Amazon which is followed by a black tie affair at a private rainforest hot spot where I am the guest of honor or..¬®roastee¬® by the local cannibals as a main course in savage stew. hahaha… [...]