Catedral de Pucallpa
The beginning of my second week in Peru, I flew to the river port city of Pucallpa, Peru, where I boarded the boat that would take us to the very remote village of Santa Rosa on the Ucayali river.
This image of the interior of the catholic cathedral was taken hand-held and of course is a HDR photograph.
Mass was spoken in Spanish and we were clearly the only foreigners in the pews. The week I was there, it was the week prior to the feast of Corpus Christi and the people were preparing to celebrate the event. We were greeted with smiles and felt very welcome. One gentlemen even invited us to stay the day to take in the fireworks and celebrations taking place later that evening; regrettably, we could not stay.
I have been very fortunate to travel…
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