Tag Archives: Peru

World Trip 2009-2010: Day 46 – Cusco to Arequipa, Peru

Monday 11 January 2010 Highlights: Full body recovery massage, Flight to Arequipa Today most people started recovering from last night’s Inca Trail / Emma & Gareth anniversary and my birthday party. For me I had a birthday gift i.e. a … Continue reading

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

Sunday 10 January 2010 Highlights: The Inca Trail landscape, The Sun Gate, Exploring the Machu Picchu Ruins Inca Trail Day 4 A very early 4 am start to the day. Andrew got in around 11 pm last night from the … Continue reading

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

Saturday 9 January 2010 Highlights: The Inca Trail landscape, Runnkuraqay Pass, Sayacmarca site, Phuyupatamarca site, Winaywayna, Birthday cake Inca Trail Day 3 Another 6 am wakeup call saw the start to my birthday hiking the Inca Trail. Yesterday had been a … Continue reading

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

Friday 8 January 2010 Highlights: The Inca Trail landscape, Warmiwanusca (aka Dead Woman’s Pass), Paqaymayo 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 … Continue reading

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

Thursday 7 January 2010 Highlights: The Inca Trail landscape,Piskaccuchu, Llactapata, Wayllabamba Inca Trail Day 1 I had a bad night with diarrhoea – not a great start to the hike but Karen set me up with pills to shutdown my … Continue reading

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

Wednesday 6 January 2010 Highlights: Planelerra project – Ccaccacollo, Pisc Ruins, Inca Pub, Hiking the ruins of Ollantaytambo We visited the Planelerra project in the Ccaccacollo Community. Planeterra, which is the charity arm of GAP Adventures to help local communities, … Continue reading

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