Travel Blogs from Mancora, Peru

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Escape From Ecuador!!!, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Escape From Ecuador!!!

A travel blog entry by natecropp


... was like God drew a big line on his creation and made one side green and the other brown. Peru has been fun so far. We are enjoying ourselves at this fantastic little beach town called Mancora. I'll keep you posted with more adventures as they come ...

Beer, beach and BBQ, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Beer, beach and BBQ

A travel blog entry by glassmerchant


Having had a few city days it is time to leave Ecuador and head for the beach in northern Peru. The after a long drive day we arrived at the border late but everything went smoothly and we were soon on our way to Punta Sal.   On arrival we had ...

Urlaub am Strand, Máncora, Peru travel blog

Urlaub am Strand

A travel blog entry by bauerman


... nach funktionieren Kreditkartenauthorisierungen online und nicht asynchron, schon ueberhaupt im Web! :-o. (In Peru ist offensichtlich alles ein bissi anders!). MANCORA: Ein kleines Nest, ehemaliges/immernoch Fischerdorf, hauptsaechlich auf ...

Bordering on the Ridiculous!, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Bordering on the Ridiculous!

A travel blog entry by caroline_little


... we hit the gringo trail in Cusco.   After 2 days it was time to move on - we had seen enough of Mancora and enough of Peru in general. After the great time we had in Bolivia, we both felt that Peru was full of conmen and rip off merchants. ...

Catching the Surf in Mancora, Máncora, Peru travel blog

Catching the Surf in Mancora

A travel blog entry by andrew_leesia


This post is an amalgamation of 3 days that we spent on the beach resort town of Mancora in Peru. It was our first stop in the new country after a long bus ride and a surprisingly easy border crossing. Peru itself is very dry and dusty compared to the ...

Mancora, Mancora, Peru travel blog


A travel blog entry by mattandbecca

Surfer ...

From Cuenca to Mancora, Peru, Mancora, Peru travel blog

From Cuenca to Mancora, Peru

A travel blog entry by insaner


... you fake notes). The border crossing was pretty sketchy, I didn't feel very comfortable. However, without getting robbed, we took a taxi to Mancora which cost us 30 bucks each for a 2 hour ride (there weren't any buses available to get to Mancora so we ...

A Slice of Paradise, Máncora, Peru travel blog

A Slice of Paradise

A travel blog entry by nathanialwest


Ehh... What is there to write?  Peruvian cuisine is at its best here.  The sun is potent, the drinks go down way too easy, there's just enough to keep a person busy and nothing more.  Our lodging is more expensive than need be, but that's ...

Surfing Beaches of Mancora and into Ecuador, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Surfing Beaches of Mancora and into Ecuador

A travel blog entry by joe.southin


... . I've managed to travel over 1600km northwards and over 10 degrees latitude in the last 28 hours by bus alone. Mancora is "Peru's worst kept secret" according to the Lonely Planet, a small beach resort town where surfers flock to catch some truly big ...

Adios a Mancora, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Adios a Mancora

A travel blog entry by judasdac


If David Lynch were to ever set a film in a Latin American beach town, Mancora would make the perfect setting.  Better known for being a prime stop on the Peruvian and South American surf circuit, a visit to Mancora during the off season yields a ...

Vamos a la Playa !, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Vamos a la Playa !

A travel blog entry by viajecamillea


         Tout au nord du Pérou, à quelques kilomètres de l'Equateur, il y a Mancora...      Mancora c'est une toute petite ville sur la côte Pacifique, des plages paradisiaques, une eau ...

Road Trip Mancora Peru, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Road Trip Mancora Peru

A travel blog entry by vaughnyb


... hustle and bustle of the big city. Arrived in a city called piura by plane 1 hour and a half hour cab ride to Mancora. Piura is a small city with lots of poverty and high unemployement. So 30 minute there is enough. Since Ive been in Peru I now ...

Almost in Ecuador..., Mancora, Peru travel blog

Almost in Ecuador...

A travel blog entry by christianbjork


... nice to me (and Eva).  I had a great time surfing with Ricardo and hanging out at his house in Chiclayo. Once in Mancora, it took me a little while to find a hostel, but finally found one, a couple blocks from the beach (most were oddly booked) ...

Mancora, Máncora, Peru travel blog


A travel blog entry by jlgiles


Peruvian Beach side ...

Maniacs in Mancora, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Maniacs in Mancora

A travel blog entry by jbs


... on the agenda was an ice cold beer and a decent meal. Our friends from Chicama (Chris, Katrina, Arn, Chantelle) were also staying in Mancora so we organised to have a few drinks and a meal with them. The girls took us to a nice little restaurant on the ...

paradise found ,,,, Mancora, Peru travel blog

paradise found ,,,

A travel blog entry by jameshana


... in Vilcabamba, we thought we deserved to put our feet up with some serious beach bumming, and we have found absolute bliss! Mancora is beautiful, arriving late at night we found the coolest place in town (Del Wawa), right next to the beach, the ...

Mancorageous Acts, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Mancorageous Acts

A travel blog entry by jameshopkinson

... for my turn at Eden's Cuts. As the sun was shining and was pretty much guaranteed to carry on shining we had summer haircuts. Mancora receives sun all year round and so there was no better place for my 7th Eden haircut of the year. Lunch was Lomo ...

Sonne, Strand, Meer!, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Sonne, Strand, Meer!

A travel blog entry by senderjung


In Mancora (2h von von der ecuadorianischen Grenze entfernt) erwartete uns nun endlich ein schöner, warmer und sonniger Strandaufenthalt. Mancora ist bekannt als Surferdorf. Die hohen und stetigen Wellen laden auch wirklich dazu ein. Es ist ein Ort zum ...

Mancora, Mancora, Peru travel blog


A travel blog entry by bugs1983


Basically just a place to relax and serf if i feel up for it , That is exactly what i have been doing these last few days, not too much bant , just relaxing , I met up with my Irish friends again, will have to take a few snaps before i move on .Trying ...

Mancora, Mancora, Peru travel blog


A travel blog entry by bilinga


... go entirely to plan though, with Leesh managing to lose her credit card and electrocute herself within the space of a few hours. Mancora is more chilled and friendly than Montanita and the beach is kept cleaner. A local tuk-tuk driver was telling us ...

Back back to Talara Town, Talara, Peru travel blog

Back back to Talara Town

A travel blog entry by nathanialwest

... .  It was nice to touch base with the people who were there when my eyes opened in so many ways.  We made our way back to Mancora in time for a cocktail party with some new friends.  Gin and grenadilla soda are a match made in heaven. ...

Mancora - Final Day, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Mancora - Final Day

A travel blog entry by vamosbenhoran


... .  I really have wanted to buy one but for some reason have put it off.  Now that its my last day in Peru I find that in Mancora they _only_ sell touristy Mancora t-shirts.  Really annoying as I doubt I´ll see the t´shirt for sale in any ...

Peru beaches, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Peru beaches

A travel blog entry by ryanislost


... us entertained until the wee hours of the morning. It was also the place where we started our evenings with the beautiful sunset Mancora had to offer. After dinner at our favourite Mexican restaurant (five nights in a row)and enough smoothies to last a ...

Mancora, Mancora, Peru travel blog


A travel blog entry by emmaireland


Eight hours, and happily a smooth border crossing later, we arrived in a small beach town haven called Mancora where surfers travel from all over the world to visit. It was spectacular watching the kite surfers - some of them flew about 6 meters of the ...

Beach days in Punta Sal, Punta Sal, Peru travel blog

Beach days in Punta Sal

A travel blog entry by ellie_cross

After departing from my beloved parents in Guayaquil, this intrepid explorer ventured down the coast of Ecuador and on into Peru. After 8 hours on a bus, an encounter with a local tuk-tuk and an aggressive Peruvian money changing witch, I arrived on the ...

Chillin' on the beach, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Chillin' on the beach

A travel blog entry by kmtour09


... to another hostel next door, tiredness is kicking in now and patience is wareing thin!!! But there was a bed which we needed!!! Mancora is a pretty but very small seaside town, with just one row of shops and bars along a gorgeous beach, we spend pretty ...

Getting a tan, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Getting a tan

A travel blog entry by mattyjordan

Pretty much a nothing day today, sat by the pool all day and got a bit roasted. In the spirit of the pirate themed anniversary party, there was a pirate themed ping pong competition for a t shirt. It basically involved wearing an eye patch and playing a ...

Rest and Relaxation, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Rest and Relaxation

A travel blog entry by livtajim


We woke up to a scorching hot day on the beach - yeah! We hada nice brekkie at the restaurant next door - Green Eggs and Ham.  Nice!  (thanks for the tip Jay). Time for relaxin' on da beach.... Sun lounger, great book... life ...

Winter beach, Mancora, Peru travel blog

Winter beach

A travel blog entry by mrjoe


... to stand up on the board a couple of times. It was great fun and I can see why surfers get hooked on finding the best waves. Mancora is great for lazing around so I didn't do too much else. Surfers party hard so the nightlife is lively for a small town. ...

Eindelijk 'vakantie' in Mancora, Máncora, Peru travel blog

Eindelijk 'vakantie' in Mancora

A travel blog entry by mirjamenmarcia


... en we spreken af om met hen 's avonds wat te gaan eten. Van Christina krijgen we een aantal restaurant tips omdat Mancora als toeristen plek snel groeit zijn er veel restaurantjes nog niet even hygiënisch of voldoen aan de standaard van ons Europeanen. ...

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