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August 13th 2007
Published: August 13th 2007
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Keira with her 1st pisco sour the Chilean National drink. Don't worry we're bringing some home.
Well we're back in Chile. As you can see about 6 of our blog entries were lost by travelblog. We're really bummed about it because we like to go back and read through our travel journal. But that seems to be the theme of the trip, things getting lost/stolen or breaking/malfunctioning. With two more nights in South America we're reading to do all our last minute shopping and look forward to a fun last night on Monday. Lindsay is getting a little sad about leaving her Chilean family but looks forward to seeing her "old" family.

Uruaguay is a very cold country in the winter but also extremely beatuiful. We stayed one night in Colonia del Sacramento, a small coastal town, and two nights in Montevideo. I was sick the last 2 nights in Buenos Aires and in Colonia so it was nice to finally feel better in Montevideo but the weather decided it wanted us to stay in. It rained and was so cold we could barely leave of Hotel until the second day.

Yesterday we went back to Buenos Aires and had out last night their. We went to Juan M's for a steak dinner and a
Hats off to you sir.Hats off to you sir.Hats off to you sir.

Lou in her Chilean room.
bottle of wine. Only $30 US. Such a bargain. Then flew back to Chile today. So we're finally on Lou's computer and can download some Machu Picchu pictures. It really was the BEST part of the trip. An amazing place, we feel blessed to have seen it, and completely understand why it's a World Wonder. The pictures won't even do it justice. Lindsay and I climbed Wayna Picchu, it's the larger of the 2 mountains in the classic Machu Picchu picture. Don't worry we took LOTS of pictures of it.

See ya'll Wednesday.


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Paseo de SuenosPaseo de Suenos
Paseo de Suenos

Mosiac Park in Valpo. Very Cool!
Wine TastingWine Tasting
Wine Tasting

Before wine tasting at Concha y Toro outside of Santiago.
Ghetto CoolerGhetto Cooler
Ghetto Cooler

Our room and water in Santiago was so cold that we used it as a cooler.
Our ViewOur View
Our View

View from our 5 star hotel in La Paz,Bolivia. Can't remember mountain name.
Our BusOur Bus
Our Bus

This was our bus from La Paz to Copacabana, Bolivia. We weren't sure if our bags were going to make it across the lake.
Lake TiticacaLake Titicaca
Lake Titicaca

The view from our hotel on Lake Titicaca in Copacabana, Bolivia.
FestivalFestival
Festival

Peruvian festival on the island of Taquile off the shore of Puno, Peru.
Good PhotographerGood Photographer
Good Photographer

From the view of a resteraunt balcony in Cusco.
Lou in Machu PicchuLou in Machu Picchu
Lou in Machu Picchu

Lindsay waiting for the clouds to go away.
Atop WaynapicchuAtop Waynapicchu
Atop Waynapicchu

After we climbed Waynapicchu we had a pretty good view of Machu Picchu
Machu PicchuMachu Picchu
Machu Picchu

Speechless
Machu Picchu 2Machu Picchu 2
Machu Picchu 2

Just one of the Wonders of the World. (Keep in mind that we climbed the highest mountain in this pic)
Lindsay & The LlamaLindsay & The Llama
Lindsay & The Llama

Finally got close enough to take a good picture with a llama!!
CuzcoCuzco
Cuzco

Garden in Cuzco
Ping Pong ChampsPing Pong Champs
Ping Pong Champs

Our Hostel in Lima had a ping pong table on the roof. Too fun!
TangoTango
Tango

El Viejo Almacen. Our amazing dinner and tango show in Buenos Aires.


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