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Peru – Huaraz and the Cordillera Blanca, Part 3

We left Huaraz with our trekking guide, Felipe Chauca Torre, and drove downstream along the Rio Santa to the town of Yungay, where we turned east and began our ascent into the mountains. After a considerable climb, we entered the park. … Continue reading

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Peru – Huaraz and the Cordillera Blanca, Part 1

At the cost of 260,000 American Airlines Advantage miles, Kathy and I flew Business Class to Lima. We stayed one night in a cheap hotel in Lima, and got a bus to Huaraz the next day. We purchased the more expensive reclining seats … Continue reading

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