21 Photos - Feb 19, 2013
Photo: Casa del Suiza open-air diningPhoto: The river before the thunderstorm (above) and after (below)Photo: The landing before the thunderstorm and afterPhoto: The canoa ride back to La PuntaPhoto: Return to La PuntaPhoto: The new road from La Punta to Tena; the segment to the new airport.  Note bike lane.Photo: A new technical school is being built near the airportPhoto: Sign outside the new school:  "La Revolucion se hace estudiando" - "The Revolution is made by studying"Photo: Quite a bit of heavy construction traffic along the bus routePhoto: Speed bumbs and stop signs were frequent on this road wherever there were a few houses alongside, or even if not.Photo: We wait out the rain at a riverfront restaurant in TenaPhoto: Pedestrian bridge across the river in TenaPhoto: Street scene, TenaPhoto: Statues of indigenous Amazonian family, TenaPhoto: Crowded bus terminal in TenaPhoto: Price of gas, per gallonPhoto: The bus from Tena to Papallacta climbs high above the Amazon regionPhoto: We were soon in the cloudsPhoto: Out of the bus window: some beautiful sceneryPhoto: Bus passing a truck with donkeys (mules?)Photo: Our bus refueling at Baenza