|Golfo de San Maguel|
where Balboa claimed all of the Pacific
and the lands bounding it for the King of Spain
|This log had already passed through the anchored|
boats once when the tide was rising and again when
the tide was ebbing.
|We pushed it ashore and tied it to some trees. It was not|
the right type of wood for madding canoes, so the
villagers had no interest in it.
|Arriving at the outskirts of the village, we were greeted with music.|
|We were formally welcomed in the "town hall". Attending was|
Charles who provided translation.
|After the dance we had an opportunity to purchase|
some of the crafts made in La Chunga. Everything was
|Our son Kris who went for the henna "tats" in a big way.|
They washed off within a week.
La Chunga Village