Travel Blogs from Mancora, Peru

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A shady start in Peru, then a few days in the sun, Mancora, Peru travel blog

A shady start in Peru, then a few days in the sun

A travel blog entry by apayne

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... I couldn't secure a bus that would take me over the border since the route was busy with people eager to continue celebrating Peru's recent national holiday, but I figured what the heck, I speak Spanish, I should be able to figure this out!  ...

Loca Loki, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Loca Loki

A travel blog entry by amykomorowski

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... I met Noga and Asaf).  The last day we went to the beach near the Eppo Bus Los Organos stop (about 20 minutes from Mancora).  The water is amazingly blue with fine sand and hardly any wind compared to the beach at Mancora; however, we found out ...

The Journey North, Mancora, Peru travel blog

The Journey North

A travel blog entry by rheadeja

... ask some other touristy looking folks if they want to split a cab. He manages to find a couple from Sweden who are also heading to Mancora - and voila! Our cab ride is now $20..... Our bags arrive!! Yay! And we pile into the cab for what is to be our ...

Mancora, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Mancora

A travel blog entry by aidanu

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... . Spent the first two nights at Loki ' the gringo tourist hangout, but then found an amazing and cheaper hotel along the beach. Mancora overflows with young tourists from around the world, as I met and hung out with a Dutchman and 2 Swedish girls at the ...

Surf Central, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Surf Central

A travel blog entry by nikieandjames

... managed to score the 'downstairs', 'first class' seats on the overnight bus and were woken to find the bus sitting at Mancora station. We quickly, sleepely gathered our possessions and jumped off the bus before it sped of to its next destination. We ...

surfing in Mancora, Mancora, Peru travel blog

surfing in Mancora

A travel blog entry by mtrm

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... were a bit dissapointed, however, was the local architecture and the way of people´s live. As I mentioned already about Mancora, most houses in Peru, wherever you look, are in very pour conditions, reminiscent of modern ruins. If it goes this way we ...

surfers paradise mancora, Mancora, Peru travel blog

surfers paradise mancora

A travel blog entry by desandem

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... where else in the world but Peru! Had a very relaxing 4 days here at a small but popular beach town of Mancora, the surf capitol of Peru. Its all about bikinis and beer according to our taxi driver. Ive had some surfing lessons with Robbie the American ...

These Things Just Don´t Last That Long, Mancora, Peru travel blog

These Things Just Don´t Last That Long

A travel blog entry by judasdac

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... before passing out.  That´s exactly what Eric and I thought we´d do to make the interminable journey from Lima to Mancora less oppressive.     Unfortunately for us, the folks at Cruz Del Sur had other plans and they confiscated the rum ...

Halloween!, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Halloween!

A travel blog entry by mattyjordan

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It's Halloween! The hostel got itself ready for the huge party tonight and Jenny and I went out with 2 of the girls here and did some shopping. I had no idea what I wanted to be and after walking through the market decided to she a shower and Jenny was ...

Hello Peru. Mancora - Party Central, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Hello Peru. Mancora - Party Central

A travel blog entry by graceandmarcus

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26th - 27th November: Night bus to Mancora, Peru 27th - 30th November: Mancora 30th November - 1st December: Night bus to Lima It was only a 7hr bus ride Cuenca - Mancora including the border crossing. Was a bit skeptical of the crossing as it was ...

Mancora - Day 2, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Mancora - Day 2

A travel blog entry by vamosbenhoran

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... as yesterday that looks over the water and order another Palta de Rellna - I´m pretty sure I won´t get another one once I leave Peru.  Miguel joins me later and orders one himself before we make the long 20 metre walk back to the Loki to join in ...

Sun, sea and sand, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Sun, sea and sand

A travel blog entry by dave-mcgowan

Finally arrived in Mancora after travelling ages, a remarkable feat given our lack of a good night's sleep for many days. It was completely worth it though. Obviously highlight was seeing how our favourite kiwi was doing, but the hostel’s ...

Sun, seafood, and coconuts, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Sun, seafood, and coconuts

A travel blog entry by olimoss

... waters of the Pacific were lapping the white sandy beaches lined with palm trees, thatched huts, and seafood restaurants. Perfect. Mancora is Peru's beach resort par excellence, and it is head and shoulders above anything else I have seen on the Pacific ...

Punta Sal, Peru, Punta Sal, Peru travel blog

Punta Sal, Peru

A travel blog entry by wagsnetberd

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... the ´leaving one country border stop´, then a period of no-mans land, and then the entering the new country stop´, AND the peru border was like a strip of tacky stalls and random buildings! You´d never have known where to go or that it was a ...

Endelig strand! -Finally at the beach..., Máncora, Peru travel blog

Endelig strand! -Finally at the beach...

A travel blog entry by beritmette

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Forlod Huaraz lige efter trekking turen. 24 timer og 4 busture senere naaede vi frem til Máncora i det nordlige Peru. Endelig ved stranden... Nu skal der slappes af og nydes sol! After 4 bus rides and 24 hours we made it to the warm and nice ...

Sonnenuntergang im Paradies, Punta Sal, Peru travel blog

Sonnenuntergang im Paradies

A travel blog entry by senderjung

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Mit dem Tuk Tuk ging es von Mancora 20km weiter nach Punta Sal. Dieser kleine, verträumte Ort war traumhaft. Der Strand war größer, die Palmen näher am Strand, weniger Leute, keine Panamericana im Rücken und vorallem gab es hier einen tollen ...

Mancora, Beachlife, Surfing, old Friends, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Mancora, Beachlife, Surfing, old Friends

A travel blog entry by nadines2011atwt

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... Fisch und Meeresfruechte werden mit viel Limettensaft und Chilli angemacht. Dazu wird oft Mais und Suesskartoffel ( Camote Tempora ). In Mancora erlebe den Australia Day, den Pisco Feiertag und so einige andere Events und Partys. Nach einiger Zeit ...

Too much of a good thing, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Too much of a good thing

A travel blog entry by rheadeja

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Can be wonderful!! We are having an amazing time on the beach - doing a whole lot of nothing.....our day today went something like this: 6:00am Rhea wakes thanks to going to bed early, a crappy (the crappiest yet) bed, and the sound of the ocean. ...

Mancora to Arequipa, Mancora to Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Mancora to Arequipa

A travel blog entry by jeff~leslie

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Well our time in Mancora is nearing its end. It is hard for both of us to leave but hey can you blame us...lazy days on the beach, drinks everynight at sunset, surfing, kokadas(fried coconut...had to try it once)...Sounds like this is an online dating ...

Crossing the border to reach the Pacific!!, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Crossing the border to reach the Pacific!!

A travel blog entry by thomaskelep

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... stamp on his passport) after all and off we went for Mancora, a summer Peruvian resort in the Pacific Ocean. The way to Mancora was really different from what we  were used to, since the Ecuadorian immense plantation gave its place to the desert look ...

THE LAST POST., Mancora , Peru travel blog

THE LAST POST.

A travel blog entry by 123donal

... 't resist!    Moving on from Huacacina I took a twenty four hour bus journey about as far north in Peru as is physically possible. To Mancora, just miles from the ecuadorian boarder. The last seven days have been spent on the coast staying in the ...

Mancora - Surfing in shorts and the birthday bash, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Mancora - Surfing in shorts and the birthday bash

A travel blog entry by mikeen

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... , came to a skid stop right beside a big police jeep, which quietened us fairly fast!  So we stayed for about 10 days in Mancora, after which we had enough, I had a little run in with 4 lads and a bottle on the beach one night alright though, ...

Poker and drinks, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Poker and drinks

A travel blog entry by mattyjordan

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... jail but at least today I have some activities planned. Had some brekky and lunch and then decided that because there are 4 main beers in Peru so 5 of us sat down and did a beer tasting to decide which was the best. An hour and 4 drinks later my order ...

Escuela y La Playa y nada mas!, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Escuela y La Playa y nada mas!

A travel blog entry by brenards

Mancora..... a party haven..... Sex on the beach... no literally!!! This little dusty town in Peru up near the border crossing to Ecuador is a great little spot..... I must admit I did feel the grandma on more then one occasion as I just could not keep up ...

Rest of Peru in one week, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Rest of Peru in one week

A travel blog entry by howardino

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... prize being a .... dum dum dum.... free drink! The following morning I was off again to a town in thew north of Peru on the coast called Mancora, as thats where i had planned to meet up with my buddy Laura again. It was really nice to finally be on a ...

Mancora, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Mancora

A travel blog entry by alisyn.oudman

Well so far its been a very relaxing two days. I'm staying at a really nice place with two pools(one´s really teeny though). It's the off season here so all the nice places are half price. I've just been realxing in the sun, getting burnt, reading and ...

Mancora - Warm and Sunny!, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Mancora - Warm and Sunny!

A travel blog entry by steveandjenna

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Mancora is the Peru equivalent to Kuta, before tourists ruined it! There are plenty of restaurants, bars and shops. There is also a lot of accommodation to chose from however, every backpacker knows that the ONLY place to stay (and probably the main ...

Mancora, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Mancora

A travel blog entry by lotenfie

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Een dagje aan het strand in Peru.. Massa´s warm! Een beetje zoals Montañita qua sfeer: gezellige kraampjes, surfers.. en vooral alles op het gemakje. We pasten ons al snel aan (zowel aan de warmte als aan de loomheid) en het enige wat we deden was ...

Mancora #2, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Mancora #2

A travel blog entry by alisyn.oudman

So far I've been rather enjoying the beach life. Yesterday was really windy so there were a ton of kitsurfers out.  It looked really hard to do.  One guy's kite kept crashing and so he´d dive into the water as well. It was hilarous to watch. ...

Back down to sweet sea level, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Back down to sweet sea level

A travel blog entry by polomuiriu

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... was time to get down to sea level for a bit to get away from the shortest of breath and headaches and Mancora on the west coast of Peru seemed like the perfect choice. The weather was perfect with a cool sea breeze stopping the temperature from going too ...

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