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Cusco, Peru

After crossing the Border between Bolivia and Peru, Claire and I landed in Cusco. We immediately fell in love with the city’s vibrant culture and palatable history. 333 more words

Trip Report

LCG, Part VI: Cusco, Peru

Mis amigos,

Cristo Blanco is a Jesus statue that stands above the city of Cusco. With its arms outstretched, it seems to blanket the houses clustered below in its benediction. 940 more words

Adventure

Entrer en Equateur : la Mission!

Nous voici donc de nouveau sur la route !! Avec en point de mire les vagues équatoriennes !! Nous commençons par une petite pause d’une nuit à Lima le temps pour Léo de dire au revoir à ses grands parents !! 719 more words

Kombi

Cusco - Colonial Beauty and the gateway to an Incan Legend.

Cusco is an incredibly beautiful city full of life and excitement. It’s typically colonial squares and bustling streets are set against an awesome backdrop of the Andes and make it an incredible hub for South Americas finest treasure; Machu Picchu. 366 more words

Backpacking

Illegal logging, fear haunt remote Peru village

Image Credit: Martin Mejia

SAWETO, Peru (AP) – Illegal logging persists unabated in this remote Amazon community where four indigenous leaders who resisted it were slain in September, and the fear remains palpable. 330 more words

Humanity

Storms and Floods

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Chile – Flash floods in Chile’s Atacama desert, one of the driest regions in the world, have left thousands of people without electricity or water. 73 more words

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