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April 24th 2009
Published: April 24th 2009EDIT THIS ENTRY

I know I haven’t blogged since Christmas (Sorry!!). A lot has happened since I’ve been back...I won’t bore you with all the details, but in nutshell I’ve been completing the last stage of my project, writing my master’s ‘thesis’, traveling a little, and trying to enjoy the time I have left. It’s really strange to me that my time here is coming to an end…although I’m extremely... Read Full Entry

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I really should get more friends...then I won't have to take so many pictures of myself.
Santa RosaSanta Rosa
Santa Rosa

I included this to illustrate how Peru doesn't take care of its natural resources...this isn't only true at the beach but everywhere. I always see people through trash on the ground...always!
In the lab in TumbesIn the lab in Tumbes
In the lab in Tumbes

Getting the pig ready for dissection.
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In the lab in Tumbes

The workers searching for cysticercosis cysts through the raw pig meat.

24th April 2009

Tequila snakes, say what?
Snake in the bottle of tequila....oh no no no no no !!!!! Count me out on whatever celebration THAT is for!
24th April 2009

I love this blog and the pictures....well, minus the snake in the liquor and the pig dissection. Lunch just doesn't seem as appetizing anymore!
24th April 2009

Hi Heather! Great blog as usual. Thanks for those amazing pictures. I cannot believe its already time to come back..but I am sure you are looking forward to it. Best of luck winding up everything in Peru and have fun traveling with your family. Madhavi
29th April 2009

Those are amazing pictures! Some of those flowers look completely unreal. I now have a burning desire to try the cocoa fruit and a burning desire NEVER to try snake tequila. ::shudder x 1,000,000::

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