Peru

Capital bound: Nazca to Lima

Capital bound: Nazca to Lima

Reaching the small town Nazca having enjoyed an eye-watering 100km descent, it symbolised both a welcome return to oxygen rich air but also stifling dry heat.

What goes up must come down: cycling Cusco to Nazca

What goes up must come down: cycling Cusco to Nazca

Peru is a big country, a fact we are slowly realising. The road from Cusco to Nazca took in seemingly endless climbs, vicuna-filled plains and some of the world’s largest sand dunes.

The wonders of Peru: cycling from Kasani to Cusco

The wonders of Peru: cycling from Kasani to Cusco

Peru has stunned us with its beauty, amazed us with its landscapes and frustrated us with its incessant horn honking. The leg from Kasani to Cusco was a eye opener to this complex and bewildering country.

Our temporary support team on accompanying us through Peru

Our temporary support team on accompanying us through Peru

We were joined in Peru by Paddy’s parents who explored some of the country’s amazing sites with us, as well as acting as our support crew on the hilly stretch from Cusco to Nazca.

Video message from Machu Picchu, Peru

Video message from Machu Picchu, Peru

Whilst visiting the famous Inka ruins of Machu Picchu in Peru we stopped to record a video message for friends and family back home.