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Peru: In search of the Incas, budget styles!

With the Colca Canyon done and dusted, we headed back to Arequipa for a bit of relaxation before heading north in search of the Incas. We’ve been told they are hiding Machu Picchu. On arrival in Cuzco we found it … Continue reading

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Peru: Second Deepest Canyon in the World, Easy Right?

A collectivo taxi to the border, a chocolate with our last Bolivanos and a then a short walk was how we arrived in Peru. After going to the wrong office we had our stamps and it was off in the … Continue reading

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Bolivia: High on life

Bolivia is really not the right place for two sea level dwelling creatures. I had no problem with the altitude but Steve was not so lucky. Many offers of help and suggestions were on hand – Coca tea, coca leaves, … Continue reading

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Bolivia: Bribes, buses and blockades…

Two buses and a short walk and we were there, Bolivia. It was Sunday so we were advised by the police officer we could enter Bolivia but to come back on Monday to complete our immigration formalities. Settled in our … Continue reading

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Brasil: Falling for Iguazu and more!

As we headed to the North of Argentina to see Iguazu Falls, we found ourselves on a ‘shortcut’ through Brasil to Bolivia – Brilliant! During our week here, we saw the Brasil side of Iguazu Falls, snorkelled in Bonito and … Continue reading

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Argentina: Wine, Wine, Wine

3000 metres up, 3000 metres down, the Andes can be beautiful if not a little troubling. After being at the beach, we set off to visit the local bodegas by bike, while enjoying the picturesque surrounding of the Andes. Simple … Continue reading

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Chile: Just chilling!

After seeing in the new year, we headed to Chile both a little bit EXCITED. Travelling in Chile is just that little bit easier with the added bonus of seafood, spices and beaches! The steak, baked goods and fresh fruit … Continue reading

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