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Land trip to Cuzco from Quito

We drove from Quito down to Mancora, Chiclayo, Trujillo, Lima, Ica, Nazca, Arequipa, Puno and Cuzco in 17days, Visited lots of wonderful places... a trip to remember for ever!!!

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Valley in the middle of the desert on the Southern Peru
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Betty Jaramillo
They were on their territory so there was no hurries, after a well deserved rest they started a late morning way back to Quito. The dream was accomplished!!!!
Balcones Limas Great art.
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Betty Jaramillo
On this day they left Peru behind, great places, beautiful landscapes, unforgettable sunsets,colorful markets, our Peruvian brothers that mainly showed great hearts.... but happy to be back to our …
Nice view in the Limas old town.
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Betty Jaramillo
I see their trip back as a marathon. They drove directly from Ica up to Trujillo and stoped just in Chimbote to visit my cousin there. I couldn't believe it but they did it!
Plaza de Armas in Lima
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Betty Jaramillo
We all started early this day, my husband and my dear friends drove me to the airport where I said bye to the adventure... a great one. For them it was also the end of the trip and time to come back …
A view from Miraflores in Lima
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Betty Jaramillo
We started with a great decition, don't hike up to MachuPicchu and take the bus ride! Around 05h00 am we started our journey to the Inca Fortress. When we arrived we followed the people and ended up …
Sunset seen from Lima
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Betty Jaramillo
We purchased our train tickets and MachuPiccchu entrances, thanks God it was low season, it would be imposible to do in other times of the year! We meet a nice man, Victor. He drove us to …
Miraflores neighborhood
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Betty Jaramillo
Leaving Puno behind, we passed by Juliaca an La Raya enjoying great views of the coordilleras and giving our contribution to the markets in the highway. This was a long way up but to arrive to Cuzco …
Cultural performance in Lima
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Betty Jaramillo
The hotel arranged a great trip for us. It started early in the morning with a hotel pick up to drive to the port at the Titikaka lake. There we met our guide, Leo. I was so happy to meet him as I've …
Sunset in Trujillo
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Betty Jaramillo
After saying bye to Arequipa and our great hotel there, we head up to Puno. The way provides amazing landscapes, maybe the one that was saved in our memories was a lake with so many flamingos on …
A Colonial style hotel in Trujillo
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Betty Jaramillo
This city constructed mainly with a volcanic stone welcome visitors making you feel completely safe to explore. It looked amazing for us so we deceided to take a city tour and enjoyed both the city …
Doors keep great secrets....
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Betty Jaramillo
The highways in Peru are great ones, which you really value when you travel long distances. The most part of this day we spended travelling by the cost line, I should say it was still scary to see …
Plaza de Armas in Trujillo
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Betty Jaramillo
After a relaxing night, we woke up to drive down to Nazca and make the arrangements for the flight over the lines. The lines were amazing, but the experience of flying on small craft that shakes your …
Do you see the woman there? that is the size of the walls
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Betty Jaramillo
No one was ready for an early morning so we started our day at 09h00. Belen, my cousin, picked us up in her car and drove us to the old town... Gosh I was glad we were not driving there! Driving in …
Artificial lake created in Chan Chan
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Betty Jaramillo
This was a long journey for the drivers, fortunately I took my flight from Quito and in a couple of hours I meet them in Lima. I felt so lucky, my cousin, her husband and my husband were waiting for …
Our team ready to drive around Peru!
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Betty Jaramillo
The Adventure began!! A group of three Adventure Lifers woke up at 01h00 am to start a super long journey through all the Ecuadorian territory to cross the border on a 4x4 at noon. Ecuador is a …

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