Category - Latin America

Blue tarantula

Blue tarantula When herpetologist Andrew Snyder’s flashlight landed on something bright blue in the rainforests of Guyana, South America, he stopped and took a...

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Grave issues

Grave issues This is the grave of Carlo Annoni, a 61-year-old nurse and gay rights campaigner. He is buried in the cemetery of Mariano Comense, in Como, Italy. His...

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A cool revolution

A cool revolution “Crazier than a half dozen opium-smoking frogs.” That’s how one observer described Guatemala’s former President Gen Jorge Ubico...

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Where to start?

Where to start? Emotions are high in the low morning sun. The crowd gathered is far more than the boat can carry. As a beleaguered official begins her sombre roll call...

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