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Aug 16, 2005 - Las Misiones Jesuiticas

In the Oriente's vast expanses are found within the seven-town region know as Las Misiones Jesuiticas some of the country's richest cultural and historic accomplishments. Hidden in obscurity for more than two centuries, the area was raised to international prominence by the 1986 film The Mission, which gave impetus to the growing interest in the unique synthesis of Jesuit and native Chiquitano Indian culture in the South American interior. Five years later, Unesco declared the region a World Heritage site. Organised a driver for 3 days to...

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