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We took the Mirabus city tour today. It's on an open top bus similar to Hop on Hop off. A fairly cool day but we sat in the front sheltered from draft. The tour was very good mainly to the historic centre which is worth seeming and quite a way from the hotel so not walkable making this a good way to do it. The traffic here is very heavy and seems very unruly. All changing lanes and turning across lanes in apparent chaos. ...
... possible that nothing can exist without that doesn't first exist within? Would you expect to reap pears by planting an acorn or would you expect an oak tree? A tree is indeed recognized by its fruit, but it's the hidden part of the tree - the roots - that give life to the tree in the first place. Therefore the unseen and invisible form the basis for the visible.
Food. Eat it. Crave it. Explore it. South America has delivered a cocktail of good surprises with a light dusting of bad surprises. One of the culinary highlights so far has to be the food in Peru. In comparison to their neighbours I would argue that they have the best variety of great tasting dishes. When asked a Peruvian can typically reel off about 30 national dishes without breaking sweat. In comparison ...
... and they make beautiful traditional hats, vests, belts and more. In fact, the type/color of hat they wear signifies the individual's marital/social status. After hiking back down to the boat it was off to one of the Uros floating islands. This community lives on small islands that they made entirely of reeds that grow in the lake. There are 40-50 islands in all, housing around 20 people each, with a total of approximately 2,000 inhabitants. Originally built to ...
Then a disaster. We sat and waited for our guide for over half an hour, then called the "emergency" 24-hour hotline……and there was no answer! Finally, we got an answering machine and we left a message that we wanted our city tour the next morning at 10:00 a.m. We went on our own wandering expedition. John had done enough research that we ...
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