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Day 10 - A desert in the tropics

Paracas, Peru


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Early start to the main bus station. Peruvian bus companies are set up with airport styles baggage check-ins, bag searches (what are they looking for?) and body screening, We are in the top deck with first-class reclining seats and AV screens.

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Four hours gets us to the Reserva Nacional de Paracas, an equatorial desert region.

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In recent years tourism has expanded the town which started as a small fishing village. Finish with drinks at Minsky's bar and and an impromptu jam session at a pizza place.

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Posted by Greenmantle 22:27 Archived in Peru

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