The world beyond Georgetown

Known as one of the gateways to the interior, Itaballi Landing is a small mining and logging community perch-ed on the bank of the Essequibo River and a short boat ride from Bartica.

Most of the residents of this rustic community are involved in logging, mining or farming with the remainder into vending. The brightest spot of the community is the waterfront road which is lined with shops selling almost anything one may need. There are also  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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