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... level). From here the views were phenomenal. Nothing could really have prepared us for it. The mountains looked like a scene from a digitally enhanced Hollywood blockbuster... but we were standing surrounded by them!
The air was very thin at this height so a very slow pace was needed - thankfully there was so much wonderful scenery to take in that a slow pace just extended the experience.
Turning a final corner at the ...
... on and made it there, and it was so worth it. It was one of the most beautiful places I’ve seen in South America. The water is this amazing blue color, and it’s surrounded by these snow covered mountains. It was absolutely stunning. By the way, it’s called Laguna 69 because this park has so many lakes that they didn’t want to come up with names for each one, so they just numbered them. Nothing more to ...
... day. I am looking for a fleece jacket to keep me a bit warmer on these treks, but I am having a problem finding a Peruvian shop that carries anything that will fit me. I’m about twice the size of most Peruvian men, so to find a large or extra large fleece jacket is proving to be very difficult. I guess I’ll just have to layer up and hope for the best. I’m looking forward to getting out into the outdoors tomorrow and seeing some beautiful ...
... Later in the afternoon we took a short hike up above the city, with fantastic views over the valley and the ice-capped mountains beyond. Such a pretty city and really lovely locals. Tomorrow we'll be leaving the Hostel early to start a 4-day 'Santa Cruz' trek, taking in two passes at 4000m & 4200m, and the base camp of Huascarán, Peru's highest mountain. Excited to get away into the ...
... chicken soup. In the end we took a taxi to El Jacal and hoped somebody would open the door to at least let us leave our bags.
After the second ring of the doorbell, we heard the door being unlocked and we were welcomed in by the bleary eyed owner. He pointed out to us that check-in was not until 1pm (another 7.5 hours away) and we assured him we knew that, but were hoping to just leave our bags. Kindly, he went to get his laptop to check ...
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