Vacaciones en Perú!

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June 19th 2012
Published: August 8th 2012
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OK-OK! Finally done! You would be surprised how long this blog stuff takes! 😊 After returning from Peru on June 14th, I have finished uploading the photos! Be warned--there are a ton! I am going to let the pictures tell the story this time! We went from Antofagasta on a night bus to Arica, Chile (about 10 hours). We then took a taxi across the border into Tacna, Peru--that took about 3 hou... Read Full Entry

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Mine and Kelly's bedsMine and Kelly's beds
Mine and Kelly's beds

It was a good thing Kurt wasn't here for this part--he couldn't have fit through the door! :)
Our lunchOur lunch
Our lunch

Under the delicious fresh cheese, there were...guess what...10 kinds of potatoes! And cucumber and tomatoes from the garden. Quite delicious.
One of our island sistersOne of our island sisters
One of our island sisters

She turned her head right as I took the shot! Feeding the chickens...
Island mamasIsland mamas
Island mamas

These were all of the "mamas" who took visitors into their homes after they fed us lunch and delivered us to the meeting point for our hike to Pachamama and Pachapapa.
Hiking to the top!Hiking to the top!
Hiking to the top!

Quite breathtaking--literally and figuratively. The altitude was over 2.5 miles high (around 13,500 feet)--so we had to take it slow!

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