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Peruvian Desert


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Southern Peruvian Andes


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Cuzco & Machu Picchu


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Lake Titicaca


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Sechura Desert125 viewsAfter pushing our bikes through the desert to camp out, we awoke the next morning to three flat tires. We ran our bikes over some nasty thorns. Next time we'll have to be more careful.
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Long Road Ahead101 views
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Desert Scene79 viewsFinally, we reached an area with no vegetation at all. Nothing. For about 15 miles, we rode through sand like this - just sand, sand, and more sand.
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Grazing sheep in Peru73 viewsEvery once in a while there was a patch of grass. Sheep herders take advantage of it for their animals.
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Kids and Their Energy61 viewsThe kids were up and down the dunes about 15 times waiting for us to move on.
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Sand and Headwinds58 viewsThe headwinds really picked up and we were creeping along. Even on flat ground, my odometer said we were going only 7 kph.
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Tunnel at Top77 viewsWe were soooo happy to reach this tunnel - it signified the top of a grueling climb.
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On the Roof of the World!68 viewsWe have no idea how high Machu Picchu Mountain is, but they climbed pretty high!

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Faces of Juli, Peru68 viewsJul 02, 2010
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Faces of Juli, Peru66 viewsJul 02, 2010
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Lake Titicaca64 viewsJul 02, 2010
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Lake Titicaca60 viewsJul 02, 2010
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Lake Titicaca58 viewsJul 02, 2010
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Peruvian Countryside74 viewsJul 02, 2010
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Another Cycle Tourist!281 viewsWe must be on the Adventure Cycling route of the Andes! Yesterday we met four cyclists, and today another one. This guy is Furtemba Sherpa (www.furtemba.com) - he's been on the road for 7 years!Jul 02, 2010
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Peruvian Countryside293 viewsJul 02, 2010