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Jan 29, 2005 - Cañón del Colca

I along with a couple of Brits hired a guide to do a three day trek of Colca Canyon. The trek started out at six in the morning with a six hour bus ride down the bumpiest road I have ever been on to a small village called Cabanaconde. The first day we hiked from the village down 3,000ft. into the bottom of the canyon. There are a few very small primative villages in the bottom of the canyon. The first night we stayed at a "hostal" in one of the villages. Basically, it was a mud hut with very saggy beds. The food was good and after the hike...

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