Category: South America

Lima
South America

The Peaks of Lima

I can’t believe that it’s already been a week and our time in Lima is behind us. Looking back, there is so much that we have done that it would be impossible to describe it all in one post. So, instead, I’ll stick to the highlights, or ‘peaks’, as Megan would call them.

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At Spanish Class
South America

Taking in the Culture of Lima

The OG Amazon Adventure Crew spent our first week in Lima, the capital city of Peru, taking in the culture in as many ways as we could. We took almost-daily Spanish classes to finesse our language skills before adventuring into the streets of Lima.

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Poetry for Peru, Poetry for You

So some intrepid backpacktivists are off to Peru,
Yet you have no idea what they are going to do!
Well in this witty ode, penned from our humble abode,
We will do my upmost to try to explain it to you.

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Our team jumps for joy!
South America

How Much Do You Know About Peru?

What do you really know about Peru? We’re here to put your brain to the test! Hint: The Emperor’s New Groove is not – we repeat, NOT – a reliable source of information!

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Community Centre
South America

Strengthening Partnerships in the Peruvian Amazon

Written by Mikel, Program Leader, Peru Amazon Adventure 2014 After a ram-jammed four weeks of Bristol stool charts, Gorilla mountains, chicken boats, frisky monkeys, snakes, jungle boys and dentists called Carlos, two youth centers and a powerful start to a future community library, the Early

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