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San Pedro de Atacama: flamingos, llamas & stargazing

Before heading to the famous San Pedro de Atacama of Chile we were forced to spend what seemed like an eternity in the small beachside town of Iquique as we waited for both our bank cards to be sent via Parcelforce – or should I say Snailforce. 1,602 more words


Blueberry Cacao Smoothie Bowl

This is the best thing that ever happened to my breakfast.

First of all, let’s talk about smoothie bowls. It’s just such a peaceful morning routine to wake up, chose your favorite fruits, blend them and put them in a bowl, then decorate with whatever fruits, nuts, grains you prefer. 241 more words


Tropican Chronicles #5, Blazing the Trail, part 6

VI. The High Desert

As the streams dried up, the trees disappeared. The Overland stood at the jungle’s edge and looked down across a thin band of scrubby hedgeland, upon a winter-desert. 6,164 more words


Taking only the essentials...

So we’ve done it.  Finally.  We have set off on an adventure to seek our fortunes in the land of Far Far Away (New Zealand), going via a few other countries on the way and taking with us only the essentials (and 36 golf balls, eight ramekins and a pair of lab safety goggles decorated with butterfly stickers – don’t ask!). 967 more words