Travel Blogs from Ica - Huacachina, Peru

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Bad wine and dune boards...feliz año nuevo!, Huacachina,  near Ica, Peru travel blog

Bad wine and dune boards...feliz año nuevo!

A travel blog entry by idarich

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... in my shoes..." Think Dido ever went sand boarding? Days after skimming most ungracefully down the magnificent dunes around Huacachina, we´re still shaking sand from our hiking boots and trouser pockets. What an exhiliating experience! We couldn´t ...

An Oasis in the middle of the desert, Ica - Huacachina, Peru travel blog

An Oasis in the middle of the desert

A travel blog entry by hotteawhereever

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... the quickest i have got out of a place to date! After we went to a little oasis in the middle of the desert...Huacachina...such an amazing place...and so small..it was so nice being somewhere where it was really hot! The place was incredible..surrounded ...

sandboarding and sand buggies!, Ica (Huacachina), Peru travel blog

sandboarding and sand buggies!

A travel blog entry by ryanmonk

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thrilling & exciting ...

Lima to Ica, Ica (and Huacachina), Peru travel blog

Lima to Ica

A travel blog entry by risint

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... town which is close to enormous sand dunes. We stayed for two nights here and in the day visited the nearby oasis of Huacachina (4 soles in a taxi - around 60p). Huacachina is in the middle of the desert and surrounded by hugh sand dunes in all ...

Ski-Holot, Ica-Huacachina, Peru travel blog

Ski-Holot

A travel blog entry by pinkasey

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there is 1 thing to do in Ica - rent a bugy to go 'sand boarding'. it's really fun, until you fall (but usually that´s fun too). the scary part was when Shlomit got really speedy, and eventually turned over. a couple of times. yeah, i know that ...

Dunes, buggies and sandboarding, Nasca, Huacachina, Peru travel blog

Dunes, buggies and sandboarding

A travel blog entry by kevinm

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... , there isnt much happening in Nasca so we got a bus out straight after the flight and headed to Ica. Got to Ica 2 hours later and took a taxi to Huacachina which is an oasis resort in the desert. Amazing place - this is a must see place if in Peru! ...

Sand in every available orifice, Huacachina (Ica), Peru travel blog

Sand in every available orifice

A travel blog entry by harrisonhines

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... and short evening bus took us down to Ica last night. Once there we hot-footed it straight out to the Oasis village of Huacachina. What with having arrived at night and us travelling through the desert, we couldn't really get a feel for the area, but ...

I love hiking in socks and sandals...., Huaraz & Huacachina, Peru travel blog

I love hiking in socks and sandals....

A travel blog entry by cjandtheswede

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... the van from Yungay (a town completely buried in the 1970 quake) up towards the face of Huascaran the highest mountain in Peru at 6768m.  We drove into the Llanganuco valley passing the turquoise glacial waters of the Llanganuco ...

Bare for à vise hvor vi har vaert...#3, Ica/Huacachina, Peru travel blog

Bare for à vise hvor vi har vaert...#3

A travel blog entry by teamlama

Oase ...

Huacachina/Nasca, Huacachina/Nasca, Peru travel blog

Huacachina/Nasca

A travel blog entry by davidenicola

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... , ma ci torneremo il giorno dopo. Non vale la pena sprecare energie per descriverla, plaza de armas, due chiese, un gran casino. Huacachina. Da Ica andiamo subito a Huacachina, una oasi nel deserto. Che deserto e' davvero, con dune altissime, palme, e ...

Dunes and dubious characters, Ica / Huacachina, Peru travel blog

Dunes and dubious characters

A travel blog entry by charliew

Light fingers at Flores Bus ...

A very strange party and sandboarding, Ica/Huacachina, Peru travel blog

A very strange party and sandboarding

A travel blog entry by laura1

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... up the road to a second bodega before heading back to Ica. That evening Bryan and I took a cab to Huacachina, about 10 minutes away from Ica, to stay the night in a hostel there in preparation for a dune buggy ride and sand-boarding the following ...

Huacachina, Huacachina, *****, Peru travel blog

Huacachina

A travel blog entry by roro

Huacachina, *****, Friday 27th-28th April, 2007...no globalization..Not even a bank in this place An absolutely fabulous little resort town whose landscape is dominated by giant sand dunes and whose restaurants and hotels overlook a murky lagoon. ...

Sol y pileta en Huacachina, luego a Lima otra vez, Huacachina, ICA, Peru travel blog

Sol y pileta en Huacachina, luego a Lima otra vez

A travel blog entry by martin.arg

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... , así que me embadurné con el protector solar. Luego del mediodía armamos todo y dejamos la habitación, salimos para el centro de Ica para hacer algunas compras, pasear y luego a la tarde salir para Lima en BUS. EL bus fue PeruBUS, pagamos $23 por el ...

Sand boarding and Earthquakes, Huacachina, Ica Peru, Peru travel blog

Sand boarding and Earthquakes

A travel blog entry by timmyboy

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Bird poo and sand, Huacachina, Peru travel blog

Bird poo and sand

A travel blog entry by annacarl

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Hello All!!  Today we are writing to you from a small town outside Ica that goes by the funky name of Huacachina (pronounced waka-cheena).  It a sort of oasis town...it surrounds a lagoon that is the only bit of water in kilometres of sand ...

More Rush Sliding Face First than Sandboarding, Huacachina, Peru travel blog

More Rush Sliding Face First than Sandboarding

A travel blog entry by barry0fisher

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Pictures only at this time...I`ve been traveling non-stop and haven`t had much time to ...

Huacachina, Huacachina, Peru travel blog

Huacachina

A travel blog entry by michelle_russ

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Sandboarding and Buggy Rides, Huacachina and Ica, Peru travel blog

Sandboarding and Buggy Rides

A travel blog entry by chrisfox93

Next stop was Huacachina and Ica. Huacachina is famed for its sandboarding which I had never tried before so was pretty stoked. I ended up renting a proper snowboard for an hour and had a couple of runs down the main dune behind the town, was ...

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