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Posts Tagged With "Hiking"

Desert Camping, Northern Peru

Tuesday, November 25, 2008
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We discovered a dirt road that headed eastwards from the coast into the desert, so we followed our noses and were soon surrounded by gorgeous desert scenery.  The road very quickly deteriorated into a dry river bed that got progressively narrower and narrower as we continued along the way.
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Macchu Picchu

Sunday, January 11, 2009
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Since we were relatively close to this big tourist destination, we decided that we should probably check it out and see what all the fuss was about.  Not ones to do things the typical way, we discovered a backwards way to Macchu Picchu … and a more adventurous route too! 
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Parque Nacional Los Nevados, Colombia

Tuesday, September 30, 2008
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Words cannot adequately describe the unbelievable beauty of Los Nevados National Park in Colombia.
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Peruvian Andes

Tuesday, November 25, 2008
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Prior to hitting the big city of Lima, we took a side trip to Caraz in the Andes.  We enjoyed ourself very much in the small quaint mountain town that we landed up staying close to a week there!  Although this time of year was not the best weather, we landed up with quite a […]
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Volcan Purace, Colombia

Tuesday, September 30, 2008
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After setting off early, and a long day of driving, we had made alot more progress than we had hoped (thanks to the presence of some good toll roads), and so we decided to head 45km southeast of the town of Popayan to a national park with a volcano (Volcan Purace) for the night.
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