• San pedro
  • Machu picchu
  • Chan chan
  • Bay
  • Moravia
  • River
  • Samara parking
  • Kicker
  • patagonia

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Lima Blues……part 1
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After landing we were directed to a giant ramp in the middle of the airport and parked next to an Airbus. We shut down and were immediately confronted by an airport official speaking really quickly in Spanish. Clearly they were … Read More

Emcinco Flies North!
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It was no hardship going back through the beautiful lake and volcano district. The aero club at Villarrica welcomed us again and we camped out at their amazing little airport. Parts of Chile had just been devastated by forest fires … Read More

Ice Fields and Guanacos
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The members of the aero club in Puerto Montt showed us some of the most amazing kindness and generosity we had experienced so far on this trip. They went out of their way to help us out and made us feel … Read More

The big lake and more
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After our uneventful night in Puerto Aisen, we were ready to get going again. The weather had lifted, and while not completely clear, it was good enough that we could make our way toward Balmaceda for fuel and then hopefully … Read More

Patagonia Calling
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After spending some time in the central part of Chile we looked at the map and realized that we weren’t that far from the lake district. With lots of volcanoes and lakes to see on our way south, the lake … Read More

Deserts, vineyards, bicycles, airplanes – whats not to love…
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The desert slowly changed as we flew from Peru into Northwest Chile. You don’t notice it at first, but after a while the sand dunes disappear and the desert takes on some amazing colors. Red, orange, yellow, purple and everything … Read More

Chile…….is wonderful, but……..
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It was exciting for us to finally make it to Chile, the southern most country on the Pacific ocean side of this trip. This is a country with great infrastructure, a friendly general aviation atmosphere and lots of diverse countryside … Read More

Between a rock and a hard place….
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This installment should have been posted before our “Sacred Valley” portion because it occurred when we were traveling to Cuzco, but hey, it’s South America, things happen differently here! While planning this trip, we had always talked about parking the … Read More

Peru…..The Sacred Valley and Beyond
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Our Collectivo dropped us off in front of one of the historic churches on the Plaza in Cusco. Even at 11:30 at night, the plaza was impressive. Grand in size with manicured flower beds, stone pavers, plenty of benches and … Read More