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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 45 – Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, Peru

Inca Trail Day 4 A very early 4 am start to the day. Andrew got in around 11 pm last night from the local bar so he was exactly Mr Sunshine that early in the morning. It was much more … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 44 – Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, Peru

Inca Trail Day 3 A 6 am wakeup call saw the start to my birthday on the trail. Yesterday had been a cardio workout but we all knew today would be hard on the knees and the longest day at … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 43 – Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, Peru

Inca Trail Day 2 A very tough day for the Inca Trail Hike; at least from a cardio perspective. We got up around 6 am and our ever helpful porters provided a wake up drink of coca which I declined. … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 42 – Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, Peru

Inca Trail Day 1 I had a bad night with the runs – not a great start to the hike but Karen set me up with a pill to shutdown my system, Gareth got my antibiotics and I also took … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 41 – Cusco to Sacred Valley to Ollantaytambo, Peru

We visited the Planelerra project in the Ccaccacollo Community, the Pisac ruins, and an Inca Pub in a picturesque town playing a local game of tossing coins.

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 40 – Cusco, Peru

We decided to forgo the free breakfast at the hotel and instead went to ‘Jacks’, I had the ham & cheese toast, Andrew went for the pancakes. The serves were huge and no one managed to finish. Gareth, Emma, Kelly … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-2010: Day 39 – Cusco, Peru

I finally managed to eat some food for breakfast so I must be over the bug / food poisoning. Andrew managed to convince Karen to sign up for paragliding today so off all three of us went at 9.30 am. … Continue reading

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