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... soles) and which used the same operator. So later in the vening I ventured out with Alex, who we'd met on the bus and booked the trip for the next day.
It was an early start the next day, jumping on the bus at 6am to head out to Laguna 69. Waiting for the last stragglers, people from Alpez made up about 75% of the bus, we then set off across town for a couple more pickups which included picking up Scott and Jenna. Max and I had bought food for the trip and it ...
... you don't know me maybe this kind of thing does relate in some way? Ali gave me much needed advice and council along the way. 'People like trekking because they forget' someone said. They forget the pain and suffering of the trek. I don't know if I'll forget. Every step forward was a victory. But the ache in my legs and back is long gone now. Once we got to camp on day one we had a fire under the stars, Alexandra got out a big wooden flute and played hypnotising ...
... extra for an English guide we went around this new but not very
large museum with her on our own and saw many of the stone artefacts from the
site. We then stopped for lunch and then had 2 hours being guided around the
site. This was another surprise because of the age of the site, how large it
was and its intricacy. The highlights were the complex underground drainage
system and the underground accommodation and storage area that is now lit up
and you can wander ...
... tours for the time here which were a lot cheaper than expected. We then found a
nice café in a plaza in a back lane and had really nice skewered meats although
the truth is we thought we were ordering bruschetta. We then found the local
archaeological museum which is supposed to have the largest collection of
ancient stone sculptures in South America most of which have come from the
nearby Chavin site that we planned to ...
... trek while the rest of us were on a 4 day trek. We guess our guide didn't want to walk back up the hill from town to the nice camp site, hence he talked us into camping in town. With only 7 of us in the tent for dinner tonight it was a very quiet meal but we at least had room to move for a change. All of us were pretty shattered so it was an early night again. With 2 sleeping mats and a sleeping bag under us it was a considerably more comfortable night, it was just a shame ...