Hacienda San Vicente
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... to buy our bus tickets back to Lima for Thursday evening, another but our last long over night bus trip (16 hours). That done we headed off to Cumbe Mayo, a very peculiar set of rock formations with evidence of canals and petroglyphs dating 1000 b.c.e. The walk around a major formation at an altitude of 3500 m. took a bit more than 3 hours, some parts with steep climbs or descents. At one point there was a crevice through which one could wiggle ...
... know how thing will turn out. Tonight I felt it. Not knowing how I will find a tour for the morning at 9 PM, being hungry, needing to find a night bus to the coast for tomorrow and being short for cash. The free ride, a super cheap dinner and a free plate of chips (finally no rice for dinner!) and a tour via my host Jose who arranged a tour to Kualep the ancient fortress of the people of Chachapoyas, high up at 3000 meters, second only to the famous Machu ...
... our HUMONGOUS luxury bathtub.
It was heaven in a room, a giant bathtub with a huge fast flowing natural hot and cold water pipes. We managed to get an hour out of our ticket and we enjoyed every last minute of soaking our bus weary bones. However all good things must come to end, so we reluctantly got out and went about preparing for our next 17 hour bus journey to Ica in the south of Peru.
By Eilidh, my first blog.
... carrying their babies on their backs in a blanket. It's surprising how quiet and good the babies usually are. When we were on the combi the woman next to me was sleeping and part way through the trip I realized she had a small child with her completely hidden in the blanket on her back. Once we arrived in San Marcos we walked over to Victor's house with our bags, Victor is the president of ACICA an organization of rural communities. After having some ...
... hoog in die bergen, en kinderen zijn er genoeg dus moet er altijd wel een trui gebreid worden. Het spinnen gebeurd onvoorstelbaar eenvoudig. In je ene hand een stok met een dot schapenwol, in je andere hand een stokje met een aardappel erop en draaien maar.
Het is niet te geloven hoe dat gaat. Zo rap, zo eenvoudig, zo efficient. Deze draad kan gekleurd worden met natuurlijke verf, en wordt dan gebruikt om te weven. De dames weven hun eigen dekens en ...
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