We didn’t have class during the week of the independence day of Chile, so many of my friends decided to travel. But I wanted to experience the festival, so I stayed in Santiago.
「這是中國的樂器欸！」 「對，他叫“Er U”」（西班牙文不發h音） “That’s a Chinese instrument!” “Yes, it’s called ‘Er U’.” (the “H” in its name “Er Hu” is not pronounced in Spanish) Continue reading 用中國樂器拉著日本音樂的智利人 Chilean playing Japanese music with Chinese instrument
Just after arriving, a Chilean asked if my parents are worried. I said they’re just worried about earthquakes. Then he laughed, “No, we don’t have earthquakes everyday!” Two days later, an earthquake struck.
How close can human and nature be? I had imagined human “respecting” nature unidirectionally, but I never thought we could communicate with the nature.
Caiman Lodge is one of the places that provide accommodation for tourists and scientists in Cuyabeno. It has a few cottages and basic facilities. We stayed here for 4 days, mainly doing observations on rivers. After entering the room, I realized I could observe animals even without going outdoor.
It’s not easy to penetrate deep into the forest. It took us 2 flights, 24hr in total, to get to Quito from the other end of the earth. Then an inland flight to Coca, and 4hr shuttle bus to the area of Cuyabeno. Continue reading “出航！Cuyabeno (Set sail for Cuyabeno!)”
小時候極度沉迷 National Geographic 和各種未解之謎。充滿謎團的亞馬遜，自然是我夢想要去的地方。但我經常說：「好想去亞馬遜，不過好像很容易死」因為書中的探險隊總是因為觸碰不知名植物的葉子、或者踩到(遍地都是的)毒蛇，就輕易地全軍覆沒。
於是，這個想法一直屬於「遙遠夢想」的級別。 Continue reading “「好想去亞馬遜，不過很容易死」“I want to visit the Amazon, but I could die easily””