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A New Family Member …

Friday, September 26, 2008
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We interrupt our regular programming here at newcruiser.ca to bring you the following breaking news …
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Coastal Ecuador

Saturday, October 25, 2008
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Greetings from the bulge of the earth here at the Ecuator!
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Deja vu …

Sunday, November 16, 2008
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I just discovered that only half of my last post got published the other day (gotta love the internet connections here). So … here is the complete post … video included! Enjoy!
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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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Otavalo Market, Ecuador

Thursday, October 23, 2008
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We hit the road early, and found ourselves in the moderately small highland town of Otavalo by about 8am. By the time we arrived, the market was already in full swing with vendors and people everywhere.
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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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The Dog Has a Name!

Tuesday, September 30, 2008
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We’ve received a lot of name suggestions from our post where we introduced our new Golden Retriever Puppy. Thanks a lot for your support! Here is the summary of our choices:
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Welcome to Bolivia

Friday, March 20, 2009
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Eager to reach Bolivia, we zipped past Lake Titicaca and dashed for the Bolivia border.  But, we were stopped one last time by the Peruvian police, and also had to navigate our way through a protest,
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Welcome to Peru

Monday, November 10, 2008
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A mid-morning border crossing from Ecuador to Peru proved to be very stress-free and relatively quick.  We spent about 45 minutes standing around waiting for the boss to arrive to sign our Peru vehicle importation permit. 
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Zorritos, Northern Peru

Sunday, November 23, 2008
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We spent about 5 days camping on the north coast of Peru on a gorgeous sandy beach.  This is the last location where we will find relatively warm ocean on this trip.  Further south there is a different ocean current that prevails, yielding much colder water temperatures.
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