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Buenos Aires

We have arrived in the place where we will fly home from. Already partied and checked out the local Starbucks. Quite similar to the one in Utrecht. Tom and I went to see La Bomba del Tiempo; reportedly it is … Continue reading

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Argentina

This time we crossed the border in a more official manner (compared to how we went from Peru to Bolivia): Relaxing in Salta at the moment.

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Salar de Uyuni

From La Paz we traveled onwards to Uyuni by night bus. There we visited the salt lakes and sites with volcanic activity in a three-day trip by jeep. Alice and Jonas from São Paulo kept us company; Brad too of … Continue reading

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Lima

Since you might be wondering what we are up to, I thought I would share. We have been in Lima for five days now and will probably stay a couple more. Making some plans today for the remainder of our … Continue reading

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Mi Chef Kristof

On the backpacker’s plaza in Huaraz be sure not to miss out on Mi Chef Kristof. It is run by Kristof from Belgium who makes his own pasta, mixed drinks, sells Dutch “stroopwafels” (uses different — though very tasty — … Continue reading

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Tarapoto

We left Iquitos, traveled by another cargo boat for three days and then crossed a small mountain by bus, through a tunnel at the top, to finally arrive in Tarapoto. From here we will head into the Andes, explore some … Continue reading

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Tayrona

We are in Cartagena now. Tom, Peter, and Richard (American we met in the bus from Medellin to Santa Marta and have been traveling with since) are asleep. I decided to upload some of our photos to date using the … Continue reading

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Llamas and more

We are using my Flickr account to put some of the photos we have taken online. Here is a llama: All the photos we put online will end up in The Big Trip set. Enjoy!

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Me Gusta

Promised Michael I would wear this on a night out. Had a blast! Thanks again for the t-shirt! (Oh, nobody recognized it…)

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Arrived in Bogotá

A little after 5PM local we arrived in the smog-filled capital of Colombia. Here is a picture of the street our hostel is in from this morning: Tom will be finishing his thesis today while Peter and I will go … Continue reading

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