The Chronicle of my Peace Corps Service (Take Two)
Thursday, September 22, 2005
What'd You Say About My Mama?!?
This is the Umana Yana, a local landmark. It is a tall, conical structure designed exactly like Amerindian long houses, which serve as community meeting centers. This one serves the same function; many high-profile events that have a limited attendence are held here, including some previous years' Peace Corps Swearing-In Ceremonies.