"Ana, please have something to eat!"


"Ana, please have something to eat!"

Last month, I was on assigment at Bolivian Amazon and was invited by Rosa and Jose for a little snack.

They couldn't hold their laugh when I entered their kitchen.

"This is a Madidi region specialty, everyone loves it!" , says Jose, showing me a bowl full of yellow worms twisting their chubby bodies.


Meet the tuyo-tuyo, a scarab larvae that grows in palm trees and are marketed at high costs