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Blowing poisonous darts through pipes...with great accuracy!
The Peruvian Amazon: In to the Jungle

May 9th 2011
Given its proximity to the Amazon rain forest Iquitos seemed the perfect place from which to explore some of it, so we joined a three day tour headed for a lodge about 100km away. A huge slowboat took us 90 minutes down the amazon, our first of what would be many trips on the world's largest river. We then changed to a speedboat for 10 minutes to Indiana, a tiny village on the banks of the riv ... read more
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Peruvian Flag Ancient Peru was the seat of several prominent Andean civilizations, most notably that of the Incas whose empire was captured by the Spanish conquistadors in 1533. Peruvian independence was declared in 1821, and remaining Spanish forces defeated in 1... ... read more
16th May 2011

Dart Blowing
When you wrote about the dart pipes I was imaging about the size of a recorder.......wowee - doubt I could even hold one of these pipes let along blow a flippin' dart through one. Impressive!

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