I have no regrets taking the time to visit the village where EthnoTrax took me. I was very gratefull for the expertise and hospitality shown to me in the village. EthnoTrax personnel have a great relationship with the villagers which is enhanced by their fluency in the local language and trade language of the country.  In a very short time, I became accustomed to their ways, even venturing out in my bare feet (with my translators!!) for better footing while walking the well-worn paths between each uniquely hand-made hut.  Being welcomed into their “homes” (ones that consist of four simple wood walls with thatched roofing, mats on the floor – covered by mosquito netting – for each member residing there and a fire pit almost directly in the middle) on a daily basis, making them grin as I attempted a few words in the language and eating their food made this experience unforgettable and well worth the trip.

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When I visited the village it was a great adventure. I had never flown in a small plane or traveled a river through the jungle. The beauty of the flowers, sounds & small villages along the way was so surreal. It was wonderful to see things in their natural state.Trees that were similar to house plants in my home & birds flying free that were caged in my homeland.
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