Travel Blogs from Tingo, Peru

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Lick The Windows, Tingo Maria, Peru travel blog

Lick The Windows

A travel blog entry by irax

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... for a change, I felt that I deserved it. The sleep that I had in the morning was very very nice. I didn't actually come to Tingo Maria for any reason, rather it's just a stop off on my way to the Amazon. Therefore I didn't feel guilty just hanging around ...

Pierwsze semi-dzunglowe klimaty, Tingo Maria, Peru travel blog

Pierwsze semi-dzunglowe klimaty

A travel blog entry by camer

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Po calonocnej jezdzie autobusem dotarlismy (ja, Mila i Fernando) do Tingo Maria - miasteczka polozonego w dzungli po drugiej stronie And(ow?). Zamieszkalismy w hotelu, ktorego wlascicielami sa rodzice Fernando wiec nie placilismy za pokoj czyli moglismy ...

Kuelap = AWESOME!, Tingo, Peru travel blog

Kuelap = AWESOME!

A travel blog entry by gypsyslice

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... asked me all the same questions as the men, we chatted and said goodbye. I headed back to the hostal feeling much better about Tingo. In my room I started writing some notes about my day and pretty soon the owner came to my door asking when I would ...

Tinglin' in Tingo, Tingo, Peru travel blog

Tinglin' in Tingo

A travel blog entry by ddgfraser

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... to take the policeman as far as he wanted. It was late afternoon when we delivered our passenger to the police station in Tingo. It is a very small town with one street where 2 hospedajes, 2 stores, 2 restaurants and a police station comprised the ...

A five hour hike up to an ancient Citadel, Tingo, Peru travel blog

A five hour hike up to an ancient Citadel

A travel blog entry by sarahpearl

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... the town is home to two bodegas, a restaurant, and a family run hospedaje.  Like most small towns in the interior of Peru, the homes in Tingo are made mostly of adobe, which gives the scenery a very drab feel. At any rate, we had gone to Tingo not ...

A Base For Trekking Up To The Outstanding Kuelap, El Tingo , Peru travel blog

A Base For Trekking Up To The Outstanding Kuelap

A travel blog entry by amazingjourneys

... ; Wed-Thu 12-13/1/11 Accommodation There were a couple of very basic places to stay, the best being Hostal El Tingo. This offered good sized rooms with private bathrooms (though not always running water), good beds and tiled flooring; though the ...

9.8 km straight up, Tingo and Kuelap, Peru travel blog

9.8 km straight up

A travel blog entry by aroundtheworld3

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... a switchback that toured me past mud-brick homes, agricultural fields and tiny villages, completely removed from any suburban (if you could call Tingo that) town. I passed no other hikers on my way to Kuelap, only a few locals going to or from Tingo on ...

Welcome to the Jungle, Tingo Maria National Park, Peru travel blog

Welcome to the Jungle

A travel blog entry by josiejojo

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... in all  took 10 hours.  We didn't stop for any lunch breaks, but had a stop in a small town just outside Tingo Maria.  The locals were really staring at us,and I heard an old bloke tell his grandson; look, gringos....we were quite an ...

Tingo Maria National Park, Tingo Maria, Peru travel blog

Tingo Maria National Park

A travel blog entry by bansemer

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Saturday June 9th, walks near Tingo Maria We will tell you what we did, rather than what we were told we could do (which was usually wrong). First, the only maps of the national park that we could find were at the entrance to Cueva de Lechuzas and at the ...

Tingo Maria National Park, Tingo Maria, Peru travel blog

Tingo Maria National Park

A travel blog entry by bansemer

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Pete`s Birthday ...

No one gets through, El Tingo, Peru travel blog

No one gets through

A travel blog entry by bmareschal

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... 6th century AD and belonging to the Chachapoyas culture, this citadel/fortress is considered to be the second most impressive ruins in Peru after the obvious Machu Picchu. Although the Sachapoyans did fall under the Inca empire in the mid-16th century, it ...

PERU:KUELAP:valentines day and lost cities, Tingo Maria National Park, Peru travel blog

PERU:KUELAP:valentines day and lost cities

A travel blog entry by kariandlukeyb

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... actually meant 6.45!  but we climb in and are driven through the valley, alongside the huge roaring river.  we arrive in tingo mearly an hour later, which was our initial destination if we were to then hike 3 hours up to kuelap.  i wanted ...

Kuelap, Tingo Peru, Peru travel blog

Kuelap

A travel blog entry by sophie-nuno

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Journée visite à Kuélap. Il s'agit d’un site archéologique majeur de la population Chachapoyas. Des ruines d’environ 400 maisons ont été découvertes, on estime que 3'500 personnes vivaient là. Leurs maisons étaient toujours de formes ...

Indulging The Demons, Tingo María, Peru travel blog

Indulging The Demons

A travel blog entry by travelnshit

... and cons of coming here instead of heading straight to Huaraz and to be honest I couldn't remember what clinched the deal for Tingo María. The fact it was in the jungle and would therefore be hot? The rave reviews it had gotten from guidebooks and ...

The Sleeping Beauty and her vagina, Tingo Maria, Peru travel blog

The Sleeping Beauty and her vagina

A travel blog entry by bibayfintan

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On the way to our next destination decided to be Pucallpa, in the jungle, we opted for an intermediate stop in a town called Tingo Maria to break up the journey a bit and also because, seriously, how can you not stay in a place with such a name?? Although ...

Una strada pericolosa, Tarapoto, Peru travel blog

Una strada pericolosa

A travel blog entry by wandergal

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... falta uno!" (o due o tre) all'autista che fa finta di nulla e si ferma solo quando lo si minaccia di buttar giù il finestrino. Tra sorrisi e auguri di buon viaggio scendo alle 22.30 a Tingo Maria e mi infilo nel primo hostal che trovo sul mio ...

Another fine day on the bike, Tingo Chico, Peru travel blog

Another fine day on the bike

A travel blog entry by gemandkory

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... friendliest places that we have visited. The road then gradually dropped back to the level of the river, to a small village called Tingo Chico. The descent was easy and was only slowed by numerous “New Zealand traffic jams”. It seemed to be ...

Day 6: Tingo Maria, Tingo Maria, Peru travel blog

Day 6: Tingo Maria

A travel blog entry by madilavigne

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... the La bella durmiente. This translates into "Sleeping Beauty". It is a mountain that is in the Parque Nacional de Tingo María.  This is a national park. It is a mountain made from limestone that has the appearance of a sleeping ...

Des murailles gigantesques, Tingo, Peru travel blog

Des murailles gigantesques

A travel blog entry by tiago.matias

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22 Septembre, après un voyage dans les routes vertigineuses peruviennes  on  arrive enfin à Tingo, petit village, en effet très petit village. On s'installe à l’hôtel et après bref conversation avec le proprio on se motive pour la ...

Amazone, Tingo Maria National Park, Peru travel blog

Amazone

A travel blog entry by sandritad

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Stad in het begin vh Amazonewoud. Tropisch warmte overvalt ons meteen. Muggenbeten op m´n been vormen een dagenlange ...

Making The Most Of Tingo María, Tingo María, Peru travel blog

Making The Most Of Tingo María

A travel blog entry by travelnshit

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... 't charge by the hour? A mild heart attack isn't the best start to a day but at least the weather had cleared up a bit in Tingo María and I could at least make an effort to find something cool to have a look at. I wandered up to the bus companies and ...

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