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Dateline Máncora

There are only so many ways to describe a beautiful beach. The true beauty of it, for writers and readers, is the way it allows your mind to travel lightly, far and wide, or to venture deeply and with great absorption, as you wish or as you dare, always returning to the anchor of the beauty before you. 581 palabras más

Midlife

Chill is in the Heart

After terror, increased fear-mongering and gloominess in Europe I felt it was high time for something completely different. So from an airport undergoing some serious refurbishment and with the dominating presence of the Dutch equivalent of the Royal Marshals, not doing an awful lot, but mainly looking terribly butch and important, I boarded a plane to the other side of the Atlantic. 856 palabras más

Travel

Cracksieve.

While Pierre, me and the rest of the crew were behind the bar, Manuel, Isaac & Antoine had their own parties in their dorm. Manuel came to me every evening with a huge glass and asked for ice and coke, gave me a hit of his spliff, and headed back to the dorm. 179 palabras más

Peru

Mancoraaah!

Work.

I feel so horrible i forgot these 2’s names. 

Walking back home sunday morning with my partners in crime, Becks and Pierre.

My babies! 306 palabras más

Travel

Lima & Catching Up

Fans, I know I left you in the lurch with my last post – I’m sure most of you have gone bald with worry that I am still having a literal whale of a time in beach paradise Montañita, with my four hours of Spanish school every day being the absolute maximum brainpower exerted and a minimum of 2 sprums per afternoon. 783 palabras más

Travel

Christmas At The Beach

We arrived in Mancora in the morning, off the final of our mammoth overnight bus rides, and were collected by the guy running our hostel. Our hostel was very cool, bamboo bungalows with thatched roofs at the top of the hill over-looking the town and the beach. 248 palabras más

The Full Peruvian Experience

Getting to Peru was… interesting, to say the least. First there was the 7 hour bus from Cuenca, Ecuador to Mancora, Peru, which wasn’t bad but wasn’t exactly nice either. 1.385 palabras más