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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 2

We took a cab to the Wilcahuain ruins, located on the slopes above and to the east of Huaraz. We found it closed, and so decided to continue upward, in the effort to get some better views of the mountains. After the cab was … Continue reading

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