Into the Wind

We arrived in Seydisfjordur and getting off the ferry and through customs was quick and easy. No checking what food (and how much wine) had been brought into the country (we hid the dried mushrooms for nothing!) and covid/vaccination formalities were already completed on board. Apparently all passengers had negative PCR tests which were administered … More Into the Wind

Onwards to Chile!

Laurent was a bit hasty in mentioning our return to Peru later in the year……..since we did not yet cover our last days in the country! After getting the oil changed and a few other minor truck adjustments (there is never really an end to the vehicle maintenance….sigh), we left Arequipa and headed back to … More Onwards to Chile!

Canyon de Colca

Nous sommes au Chili depuis plusieurs jours déjà et nous n’avons pas encore terminer le chapitre Pérou……la raison en est simple un disque dur récalcitrant et la perte d’une partie de nos photos. Je vais vous parler de notre visite du canyon de Colca considéré comme le deuxième plus profond canon (3400m) après son voisin … More Canyon de Colca

De Lima à Nasca

Après avoir visité Lima et laissé installer un relais pour stabiliser notre installation éclectique solaire nous avons repris la route tôt samedi sur les conseils d’Anne et d’Emmanuel afin d’éviter la migration estivale des Liméniens vers les plages du sud. Après quelques kilomètres seulement le désert reprend immédiatement ses droits, encore et encore sable, rocaille, … More De Lima à Nasca

Northern Peru to Lima

After a slightly confusing entry into Peru, as described by Laurent in his earlier post, we landed on the beach behind the hostel Swiss Wassi. Incredible sunsets and good company (thanks Melba)! The beach at this campground is little piece of paradise after the surprising drive down from the border. Surprising for different reasons : First … More Northern Peru to Lima