Posts tagged "Colca Canyon"
Snaps - March 2014

Snaps – March 2014

Another month’s worth of pictures from the road. For previous instalments, click here.     In the small towns and villages of southern Peru, we’ve regularly encountered eye-catching posters promoting shows by regional bands. These publicity stills generally show an unnecessarily large cluster of men wearing matching outfits and making, with a degree of uniformity,...
Once bitten

Once bitten

Stop riding. Get off the bike. Stand tall. Look confident. Stare. Shout. Throw rocks. Cycle tourists in South America have various ways of dealing with the ever-present peril posed by dogs. Some try to outrun them. Others trust a dog dazer. (When we successfully daze a dog with ours, we’ll let you know. Don’t hold...