Peru, South America

The Oasis of Peru, Huacachina

Huacachina is a natural oasis in the south west of Peru. This region of Peru is dominated by desert and therefore was a drastic change to what we have experienced so far in Peru. Haucachina is situated 5 km outside the city of Ica and has now become home to 100 local people. This small… Continue reading The Oasis of Peru, Huacachina

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Chile, South America

Making our way North in Chile

After Santiago our next big attraction was the Atacama Desert. This area of Chile is 1600 km away from Santiago. So we decided to break the trip up. First we had a "rest stop" in Valparasio, and second we travelled north to the town of La Serena. Valparaiso  Valparaiso has been named by the Chilean… Continue reading Making our way North in Chile