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Travel Blogs from Ica
That experience was not the highlight of the day. We rode on a dune buggy in the sand dunes! Up and down huge dunes about 200 m high, wearing loosely fitting seat belts. A few times we sandboarded down the dunes, lying on our stomach on boards, getting sand into every bodily crevice. One of us screamed more loudly than the rest.
... was clearly evident that he hasn't been on a snow or wake board in a long time. Near the bottom he stacked it hard and landed on his back and head with a loud thud. He got up ok but was a little tender, but still he was determined to stand on the next two slopes. The next few slopes were a lot higher and steeper so all of us had to lay down on our fronts. On the last slope everyone walked to a steep high slope but of course Chris had to take it up another step and even he ...
The day after Machu Picchu was blatantly going to be a write off. Not only was I incredibly sore - my calves especially - from mainly the descending bits the previous days but we also had desperately needed a good nights sleep after the camping and very short night in Aguas Calientes. As the girls had booked an early morning bus they had already left when I got up so one of the roommates - Martin from England - and I ...
... up and down the dunes – the only thing that scared me was doing too many turns at high speed because of my fear of hitting my head again (think Michael Schumacher) – but the steep dunes didn't bother me at all. I opted out of the sandboarding down the slopes – firstly because I thought we'd have to clamber back up them again, and secondly I was very aware that hurting myself could put an end to the rest of ...
... sunrise start, Catherine tantrum. Train graveyard!! Train surfing. Sucre. Bjorn again! Night in bar amsterdamn, playing cards. Spanish lessons. Apartment hostel, CEREAL!! Nick leaves. Cochabamba, met mais and Alfredo, Tina's friends. beef ribs BBQ! Paprika resto, amazing food. Amazing hostel. Big garden. La Paz! Route 36, meet Tina again. Loki! annoying northen girl, legend Tom. Posh Sam, death road! English pub. BOLIVAR BOLIVAR. Meet sonny n Steph again. Emily n nasrine. ...