Upside Down Notebook

Putting the street into the notebook. By Ben Dangl

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Entries from January 2009

Cochabamba: Chicha and Internet Gardens

August 28th, 2006 · 1 Comment

The death road to Coroico, Bolivia was interesting. It is regarded as the most dangerous road in the world. On average 300 people die on it each year. As I rode down the road I could already hear my grandmother yelling at me for doing this, “it’s too damn dangerous, Ben! Why the hell would [...]

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Potosi: Back to the Future

August 8th, 2006 · No Comments

I have recently been spending a lot of time in Nick Buxton’s wonderful apartment hunkered over my computer and cell phone, digging through piles of books, interviews and notes to write this book on Bolivia (which is due in less than 2 months!!) The view is great. One of my room mates said, “this is [...]

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