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Today was spend booking our flights home to NZ!! Yay. $4130 for both of us from Rio to Sao Paula to Santiago then to Auckland. Then it was $218 for both of us from Auckland to Napier. Leaving the 14th of December and arriving in NZ on the 16th of ...
Arriving in Arequipa, Peru's second largest city, at 5am was not ideal. Unfortunately there were no double rooms available in the wild rover so we were brought to an alternative location. We were told we couldn't check into our hostel till 11. Claire in particular was having none of this so we managed to check in at around 7:30 and slept for a few hours. The owner, Jose was very nice and ...
... left tower which was replaced after the 2001 earthquake. Also inside the cathedral we were told that there is a carving of the devil which we should look for in our own time.
Round the corner we were taken into a Jesuit church which had local elements incorporated into the carvings, by the local artists, like pumas and corn. Inside, a painted copy of The Last ...
... Incredible colonial architecture, along with many restaurants, fine wares shops, great food, and some of the cleanest streets that we have seen in South America make for a fine city. It helps that the climate is fantastic - clear blue skies and warm sun, without the oppressive heat of the Carribean that I nonetheless loved (although Casey not so much); and it has a backdrop of the snowcapped El Misti and Chachani volcanoes.
We got to the main square ...
... agree that the lines were offerings to a higher power. A UNESCO world heritage site, the site contains over 800 lines and 400 geometric figures, including the famous monkey, spider, and hummingbird. Our next stop was the desert oasis of Huacachina. The small town is built around a lagoon within the desert, which was truly a unique landscape. Surrounded by huge hills and dunes of sand, we took an adrenaline-induced ride in a dune buggy. We also decided to try our skills at sand ...