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Uruguay – Colonia & Montevideo

From Buenos Aires we caught a ferry into Uruguay. We had to go through full airport style check-in and security, with bag scanners and personal scanners too! Luckily the boat ride was only an hour, not being great on any … Continue reading

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Buenos Aires

The bus ride to Buenos Aires was pretty long, 22 1/2 hours in fact! That’s definitely the longest bus ride I have ever done before. It was pretty productive though as I knitted a glove and the movie selection was … Continue reading

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Argentina, Salta

So the bus ride from San Pedro to Salta was officially the bus ride from hell! Both Lindsey and myself were extremely hung-over, somehow the boys all seemed to pull up ok though – not fair! At the bus station … Continue reading

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Celebrating Easter with Dinosaurs in Sucre

After the world’s worst overnight bus we finally arrived in Sucre, only four hours late. The bus was boiling hot, had no toilet and a baby that was screaming nonstop, argh! There was also a head-on accident between a between … Continue reading

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Bienvenido Bolivia – Living La Vida Loca in La Paz

We caught a bus out of Peru, from Puno and headed to the border crossing at a town called Desaguardero. We also got out in the super VIP, downstairs, section of the bus with the most enormous comfy seats! Unfortunately … Continue reading

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Cuzco

Cuzco was actually split over two free days, either side of the sacred valley tour and the trek, but both are described in this single entry so it’s all together. Ever since we arrived in Arequipa Peru has grown on … Continue reading

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Lima & Ballestas Island

The overnight bus ride was better than expected. Although it was slightly odd at first as when you recline your chair back you feel like you’re almost in the lap of the person sat behind you. The only annoyance was … Continue reading

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