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Panama Hat

South America, Ecuador

The city of Cuenca is located in the highlands of Ecuador at about 2500 meters above sea level. The center of the city is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage…

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Reed Boats

South America, Peru

Reed boats are among the oldest known types of boats in the world. They are still used in Peru as traditional fishing boats. Both at Chiclayo and a beach camp…

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Lima

South America, Peru

Lima is the capital and the largest city of Peru. It is located in the valleys of the Chillón, Rímac and Lurín rivers, in the central coastal part of the…

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L’Eau Vive

South America, Peru

With a little help from TripAdviser I decided to try a restaurant, L’Eau Vive, a 18th century building in the heart of old Lima. This very simple and somewhat unusual…

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The Palpa Lines

South America, Peru

The Palpa Lines are a series of ancient geoglyphs located in the Nazca Desert in southern Peru. They were designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994. The high,…

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Out for dinner!

South America, Peru

This time to the Uchu Peruvian Steakhouse where we are going to eat Alpaca. Jess as usual, when it comes to wine and food, is my companion along with Aki….

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Cusco

South America, Peru

Cusco, is a city in southeastern Peru, near the Urubamba Valley of the Andes mountain range at a elevation of 3,400 m. In 2013, the city had a population of…

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Interoceanica Sur

South America, Peru

The Interoceanic Highway or Trans-oceanic highway is an international, transcontinental highway in Peru and Brazil to connect the two countries. It entailed the renovation and construction of roughly 2,600 kilometres…

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Rain Forest

South America, Peru

In search of the rain forest? Crossing the border into Peru we arrive at Puerto Maldonado, where we leave the truck and transfer to a boat for the hour long journey…

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Westwards

South America, Brazil

Leaving Brasilia we are now making our way westwards to Peru, a journey that will take several days. These days are just drive day’s, nothing much to see, even the…

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Brasilia

South America, Brazil

  Brasilia the sterile capital of Brazil built in the 1950s to redistribute the population. The city’s design is unique and is the only 20 century city to have World…

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Lençóis

South America, Brazil

After a week in Salvador it was time to head westward to Lençóis, a small mountain hamlet and a former diamond mining town in the Chapada Diamante mountains. As we…

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The worlds largest party

South America, Brazil

The Trio Elétrico is a big truck, driven very slowly, loaded with thousands of watts of sound equipments and with a band playing on the top. Surrounding the truck, there…

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Salvador Carnaval

South America, Brazil

Salvador Carnival, the largest street party in the world, approximately 2.5 million people participate in the festivities every year. In Rio you are a spectator of the parade, in the…

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Trancoso

South America, Brazil

Trancoso is a district in the municipality of Porto Seguro in the state of Bahia, Brazil. The region was the landing point of the Portuguese explorer, Pedro Alvares Cabral in…

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