Monthly Archive: September 2015

Sep 25

Pacific Costa Rica [Part One] – Golfito to Quepos

I interrupt my epic about Ecuador and Peru to bring you more up to date with our current adventures as we have now made our way north along the Pacific coast of Central America as far as El Salvador. You may remember that at the end of the earlier post “Sailing again- Panama to Costa …

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Sep 18

Puno, Sillustani and Lake Titicaca

We left Arequipa at 8.30am on 21st April for what should have been a six and a half hour journey to Puno. The bus broke down approximately half way there by which time we were in the middle of nowhere. The bus driver’s toolkit consisted of one screwdriver and one spanner. For a bus losing …

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Sep 11

Arequipa and the Colca Canyon

We arrived in the colonial city of Arequipa at around 9.30am on Friday 17th April following an overnight bus journey from Ica. Outside the main bus station we found a collectivo taxi which, although we didn’t know it at the time, stopped just around the corner from our excellent accommodation – Hostal Bubamara…… ….. the …

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