Archive for April, 2007

Hi in Mexico

Posted in: Mexico to Guatemala on April 20th, 2007 – 9:56 am

Hi Guys I have made to Mexico with only a quick random bag search by customs. I think the took one look at my pack job and got scared off! I have 3 days in Mexico city, it has a Population of 23million people. then onto the town of Puebla for a afternoon stop over, […]

INCA TRAIL

Posted in: Brazil to Peru on April 15th, 2007 – 10:08 am

Inca Trail The 4-day Inca Trail to Machu Picchu was physically challenging but absolutely bloody worth it, trail is exceptional; however it is important to be prepared! It is a 40-km (25 mile) hike with 3 high passes, one of which reaches an elevation of 4200m (13776 ft) locals call it Dead Womens Pass. Our […]

Into Peru

Posted in: Brazil to Peru on April 15th, 2007 – 10:07 am

Not Much to tell here, best thing is the trip to  Lake Titicaca. En route to Taquile Island we stop at the floating reed islands of the Uros people. An overnight homestay provides an opportunity to learn more about rural life in the Peruvian highlands and to participate in local traditions. Located at 3830 m above […]

4 Wheel Driving in Uyuni / Salar de Uyuni

Posted in: Brazil to Peru on April 15th, 2007 – 9:44 am

Main thing on this week is a 4 wheeel drive trip in the Salar de Uyuni Salt Flats, this is a 4 day trip starting in the north at the salt falts and then traveling south to the border with Chile and Bolivia then working our way back to the town of Uyuni. Day 19-23 Uyuni / Salar de […]