After our exertions along the Inca Trail, we’d planned to spend the rest of our adventure taking it a little easier before our holidays were over and it was time to get back to work. A scan of the guidebooks for beaches and quality R&R between Arequipa and Lima suggested little of interest, and so over a drink I put it to Em that we should hop the border over to Chile. Momentarily phazed by the suggestion, Em studied the guidebooks and then agreed. Okay, Chile here we come (via a bookshop for a new guide!). It also means another country stamp in the passport, and yet another chance for Eug to get a decent Peru stamp – the two he’s got so far are disappointingly undecipherable.
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Our flight today took us from Cusco to Arequipa, and since this is our 8th flight since we left the UK, a few common observations are beginning to appear…..