March of the flute men

The Bolivian Fiesta collection is starting to reveal itself as I get a roll on with this month’s theme. Here’s another gem from the San Pedro fiesta I attended back in April this year. This man was part of a troop of flutists who are famous for touring the country’s fiesta circuit and playing flutes…

Bolivian Character

In late April this year I was travelling through western Bolivia on my way to Peru. After seeing a photo in a coffee table photo-book I made an impulse detour to visit a place called Sorata. The photograph showed a town clinging to a mountainside above an apparently bottomless valley. Above rose fully cultivated hillsides…