All this salt and no fish and chips?

T – Holy crap. What a night. Both of us crashed out and slept quite soundly for a good chunk of time. Then it got really, really cold. In fact it got so cold that when we eventually ventured out of our tent this morning we were greeted by ice on everything! The bikes were…

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Rockin’ it

T – We were staring down the barrel of a long day of highway riding today. Luckily for us the scenery was quite nice. We zipped along the main highway. Watching our odometers slowly tick down. There wasn’t much of note today. We passed through a few small dusty villages as we plugged on. We…

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Dicin’ with Death

T – I had been scheming all night with our maps to get past the crooked cops on the edge of town. And we found a way which would take us behind them and bring us out onto the road out of town about two blocks past them. Lo and behold it worked. The roads…

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My nipples could cut glass

C – Oh, what a joy to wake up feeling awake and refreshed! We were both ready and raring to go this morning. We were also both starving and as it was very cold, decided to buy a nice, hot breakfast. T – I had woken up and sworn it was daylight, and because I…

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Through the Sacred Valley

C – We both woke up feeling a bit better yesterday, after sleeping from about 6pm right through 6am this morning. We decided to head out of Cusco and head into the Sacred Valley for a poke around. T – Whatever it was that we had certainly gave us a good swift kick up the…

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Stator died.

C – We went looking for a tyre for Rosie this morning, as her tyre is pretty well bald and we wanted to make sure that we would not get any more flats from staples. Grrrrr! Unfortunately, we couldn’t find a tyre in Puquio, so we just had to hope we got all the staples…

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