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Iguazu Falls

Sunday, 26 Aug 2007 | Views [364]

Iguazu falls were awesome!  No description would do them justice.  The volume of water thundering down per second is just amazing.  Even standing around 150metre from the face of the falls you were getting wet from their spray.  Unfortunately it was also ... Read more >

Tags: Adventures

Puerto Maldonado

Sunday, 26 Aug 2007 | Views [397]

After the excitement of the Inka trek we spent 3 relaxing days in the jungle of the Amazon Basin at Puerto Maldonado which is the capital of the Madres de Dios region. Our open air cabin was the only one located in the Reserva Nacional Tambopata.   When ... Read more >

Tags: Relaxation


Monday, 30 Jul 2007 | Views [546] | Comments [3]

Well despite violent protesting, the worst buses in the world and altitude sickness, we managed to get into Cuzco and have a couple of days playing in the city before starting our 4 day Inca trail.  The city itself is pretty weird.  Half the city was ... Read more >

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Sunday, 15 Jul 2007 | Views [417] | Comments [2]

Well the late night bus to Puno was horrible.  We had gone from approx 2300m in Arequipa to 3900m.  Our bus driver was a complete nut case who overtook everything in sight then slammed on the breaks nearly forcing you out of your seat to take the hairpin ... Read more >

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Sunday, 15 Jul 2007 | Views [396] | Comments [1]

In Arequipa we were able to catch up with Castles, Matty the Scott and Sheepdog which was really great.  We hadn´t planned on seeing them for another week or so,thus it was a nice bonus.  The boys all looked really well, tanned and skinny, need less ... Read more >

Tags: Adventures


Saturday, 7 Jul 2007 | Views [366] | Comments [1]

Well Luis didn´t let us down.  He took us with some of his friends to the cock fighting!!!  At first it was pretty disgusting but by the end of it we were chanting along with everyone else and having a great time.  It was a great way to learn our left ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing


Saturday, 7 Jul 2007 | Views [384]

Well I spent my 25th birthday on a 4 hour bus from Lima to Pisco.  The bus stank, but was a real eye opener.  The pollution was disgusting and limited you to only being able to see about 150metres in front of you. The only thing the pollution didn´t ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing


Saturday, 7 Jul 2007 | Views [336]

Well well, after about 2 million hours of flying we finally made it to Lima, via Sydney, Auckland and Santiago.  As some of you may know sitting still is not one of my strengths so I found the flights  pretty uncomfortable.  Anyway we finally arrived ... Read more >

Tags: Airports



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