Can’t Wait To See The Sea

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29th Oct 2016 Having woken up for the third morning in a row with a headache, I cannot wait to see the sea as I will then have returned to sea level! That is some 240km away and 3,700m downhill …

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Dusty Roads

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28th October 2016 We say goodbye to the (un)glamorous Hotel Kukuli and start by retracing our steps from yesterday along the road to Bolivia. After an hour we turn off and although we are happy to avoid that huge queue …

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Just Us, Wildlife And Five Hundred Lorries

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27th Oct 2016 The sun refuses to come out from behind the cloud and it is surprisingly cold all morning. There were even icicles on the roadside and we all kept our fleeces on and hands in pockets when they …

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Into The Altiplano

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26th Oct. 2016 After all of the fuss around booking the trip – and aware that we had handed over a fair wodge of cash on trust – we were very pleased when promptly at 9am our driver, Benjamin, appeared. …

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