"Wisdom on the Hoof" - Grace Halsell - The New York Times

"Wisdom on the Hoof" - Grace Halsell - The New York Times

by: Grace Halsell | publication date: March 3, 1975 | Publication: The New York Times |

". . .I have been living among the oldest people in the Western Hemisphere - viejos, as they are called in their native Spanish language- in the remote Ecuadorian village of Vilcabamba, nestled like a saucer in the picturesque, rugged and physically inhospitable Andes. . ."

Grace Halsell spends time in Ecuador to experience life with the viejos.

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