A Slice of Lima

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Lima spends much of the year cloaked in a blanket of sea fog and cloud, and isn’t blessed with a huge number of tourist attractions. This said, Peru, and specifically Lima, is currently undergoing a culinary revolution. So we unraveled … Continue reading

Choquequirao

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After visiting Machu Picchu, we were keen to visit more Inca masterpieces, and so signed up for a 4 day trek to another mountaintop citadel called Choquequirao. Meaning ‘cradle of gold’ in Quechua, is believed to have been the last … Continue reading

Game, Set and Machu Picchu

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Speak to people travelling around South America, or indeed the world, and one of the places that nearly all of them have on their wish list is Machu Picchu. Literally meaning ‘old peak’ in Quechua, the language of the Incas, it was … Continue reading

Cusco

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Until the Spanish rudely pitched up, Cusco was the capital of the Inca Empire. As such, today it is home to some of the finest Inca architectural ruins; and the jumping off point for visiting a number of others nestled … Continue reading

21… again

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On Lucy’s…er, 21st… birthday, we found ourselves in Copacabana, Bolivia, on the shores of Lake Titicaca. Lake Titicaca is 15 times the size of Lake Geneva in Switzerland, sits at 3,812 meters asl, and is deeper than Richard Branson’s pockets … Continue reading