Travel Blogs from Huaraz
... Cruz Mountain.
Day 3 – Walked up a ridiculously long and steep pass almost gave up. Saw the gorgeous Alpamayo Mountain (Just under 6000m) which is supposed to be the mountain in the Paramount emblem and is known as the world's prettiest mountain.
Day 4 – Awesome wildlife day, incredibly steep pass where we saw a huge Condor about 10m away, baby Alpacas, chinchillas, baby pigs, cows & ...
... br> But there was still a 4th bus terminal to stop at before we left Lima.
The journey was nice along the coast, then up again into the mountain.
Last mount location for a while.
We got in about 22:00, and as I was trying to find my hotel the rain started great.
Oh well bed now, up early tomorrow to see if I can find a tour.
... season. We ended the day camping in a beautiful spot in the valley, next to the river. As soon as I got into my tent, it started to hail. But had a great night, only woken by Shadow the dog barking and the sounds of a cow munching outside my tent (this ended up being joes towel). Day 3 was an easy day walking over, next to and through the river in the valley's base. There's these massive boulders and rocks you climb over, or ...
Had decided to do my own tour today and had invited the
other gringa in the hostel along as a favour – she doesn’t have good Spanish
and is too nervous to go it alone. She let me down badly but was happy to head
off on my own as she would have been a hindrance.
The sky was for once clear and there were beautiful views of
Huascaran and surrounding peaks while I breakfasted so headed up further north
first – unfortunately couldn’t get a good ...
... of the minerals. We stopped to admire the massive Puya Raimondii plants which were as tall as three story buildings, live to be 80 years old, when they flower for three months, and then die. The highlights of the journey for me were the views at the snowline of the beautiful blue glaciers hovering over and reflecting themselves in lakes below, with snowcapped peaks of the Andean Cordillera Blanca mountain range in every direction. Returning to the base, we could appreciate ...
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