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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What An Eiffel

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25th Oct. 2016 On reading up about Arica at coffee time, I discover that the cathedral was designed by Alexandre Gustave Eiffel and is made entirely of stamped moulded cast iron shipped from Paris in the 1870s at the order …

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Making It Up As We Go Along

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24th Oct. 2016 In Mexico, working out how to get from A to B was pretty straight forward – A and B tended to be towns or cities and we had a choice of comfortable buses running between them. In …

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24 Hours In Tacna…

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23rd Oct. 2016 …and we unknowingly picked the day of the parade. In our planning, Tacna was just a stopover on our way to Chile. How wrong we were! We knew nothing about the place and expected just to pass …

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