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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Travel Blogs from Huaraz
As the health improved started to try and put the time to at least some use. I have been walking 10-15 ks per day and trying to do some elevation increase as well, up 400 metres in elevation gain on each day. Certainly feeling better for it and it will help prepare me for the Machu Pichu walk in about a week. Between being crook and the walking about 4kilos has departed my frame, not a bad thing!
It's hard to know where to begin. First off, as you've probably noticed, my blog posts have become less frequent. When I first arrived, it felt as though I had all the time in the world to write, reflect, and chat with folks back home. But as my travels have continued, I find myself less and less attached to my phone, my iPad (where I write this blog) and in general, home. Now, don't get me wrong. I love and miss all of you. But when you long-term travel, you have to let ...
... hikes, the first to Lugano Llaca and the following day to Lugano Churup. Our guide organised a taxi to take us to the start of the Laguna Llaca walk and return us to Huaraz from the refugio located by the lake. It was a bumpy and uncomfortable journey, particularly from the turn off to Laguna Llaca. The taxi was a corolla, and the driver cursed everytime the bottom scrapped one of the million large rocks that covered the road. The walk followed the ...
... to the top with a little more ease. A girl from Melbourne joined us, she happened to have recently travelled with a couple of people we had met back in April on our travels in Chile. Such a small world. At the end of the day feeling a lot more confident with the altitude we rebooked our hike to start in a couple of days time. We spent the following day buying a few supplies for our hike and made a trip out to the Sierra Andina brewery. It is a couple of guys ...
... if it's worth it. I came back and had a lunch of braised lamb with peas and rice and soup to start and a drink and hello for dessert... For the equivalent of US$1.60. Good day so far. I spent the rest of the day updating the blog and clearing photos off my phone and sending out a million couchsurfing messages for Lima, my next destination. Now I just need to decide when to leave Huaraz. I think I have another hike or two in me before I'm ready ...