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overlanding

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and so it ends…

South America

Like all good things it’s time for every adventure to come to an end. Looking back over the last six months I still believe that Odyssey are the best overland…

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Laguna Colorada

South America, Bolivia

One of the world’s most unique lakes, Laguna Colorada. The 15,000-acre salt lake is less than three feet deep and a brilliant red color due to the variety of algae…

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Eduardo Abaroa

South America, Bolivia

Perhaps one of the most amazing places we have visited the Eduardo Abaroa Andean Fauna National Reserve is situated in the far southwestern region of Bolivia and is the country’s…

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Uros Island

South America, Peru

The Uros are a pre-Incan people who live on forty-two self-fashioned floating islands in Lake Titicaca Puno, Peru and Bolivia. The islets are made of totora reeds, which grow in…

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Machu Picchu

South America, Peru

Returning to Cusco… this time so most og the group can make one of the treks around Machu Picchu. Their are only two of us, myself and Wayne not doing…

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Korma Sutra

South America, Peru

Back in Cusco again, this is the second time I’ve visited this restaurant. Fresh flavours and really tender good quality meat. This place is not real authentic Indian food…. but it…

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Raqchi

South America, Peru

Raqchi is an Inca archaeological site in Peru, just south of Cusco. It is 3,480 meters above sea level and 110 kilometres from the city of Cusco. It also known…

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Chivay

South America, Peru

The drive to Chivay will take us to the highest point, 4,900 metres, that we will reach on our journey. The scenery is stunning! Situated in the Colca valley in…

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Huanchaco

South America, Peru

Huanchaco is a popular vacation spot famous for its surf breaks and ceviche. Home of the Totora reed Caballito riders, maybe the world’s first surfers, fishermen have been riding the…

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Galápagos

South America, Ecuador

The Galápagos Islands are one of the most spectacular and famous wildlife havens in the world… that’s what the blurb says… it’s also expensive! Our Odyssey group divided into two,…

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Botero Museum

South America, Colombia

Botero Museum, Bogotá. In the year of 2000 the Colombian artist Fernando Botero donated 208 art pieces, 123 of his own making and 85 of other international artists, to the…

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Salento

South America, Colombia

Salento is one of the major tourist attractions of Colombia, thanks to its peaceful nature, impressive scenery, easy access to the Cocora valley, and the retention of much of its…

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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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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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