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Travel Blogs from Temuco
... Labor Day Holiday. We headed to out to the country early on Tuesday morning and made it to Iselia’s home with little trouble. This is a no small feat, as there are no street signs or addresses and directions are often given by “take a left at the third bodega, then a right at the stump”. Having arrived safely, Iselia greeted us warmly and took us to her new workshop that Fundación Chol-Chol had built for ...
Why is Susanna smiling?
Because, including the woman that she's hugging, Susana has helped to improve the lives of hundreds of Mapuche artisans, as the executive director of the fair trade nonprofit Fundacion Chol-Chol. Susanna is a clothing designer by trade, who was originally hired by the Fundacion to assist with production and design. After three years with the Fundacion, she took over the directorship, and has since tirelessly pursued the ...
Tren-muco de vapor: le retour à Tren-muco!
Tren-muco de vapor: back in Tren-muco!
J'imagine que celles et ceux qui suivent attentivement ce blog se posent une question en voyant la ville de cet article: que fait-il donc de retour à Temuco? La ville n'avait pas été extra la première fois, elle ne risque pas d'être beaucoup mieux en y revenant... Mais voilà, lorsque j'avais visité le Museo Ferroviario il y a un mois, j'avais ...
... four days:
1. Remember how to drive a stick shift
2. Assume the driving laws are logical
3. Hope road signs are clearly marked
4. Look like you know what you’re doing
5. Be nice to the police officers when they pull us over and hope “Soy de Nuevo York” and/or “Soy de Canada” is charming
... has had 5 presidents democratically elected, one was a female who was well liked. The current president is not well liked though by most we have talked to. The work progresses with out flaw and in about three hours the bike is tested and buttoned up. As far as I can tell the bike is in perfect shape, except for a slight adjustment on the clutch and I think I need to tighten the chain. There s always ...