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Lights out/night out…

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in tiptop form and that you had a mighty fine weekend. Here is your espresso-style-round-up of the week’s events, from chaos central. A busy old week, intercycle, training, a tipple-or-two and a sun/heat/sweatiness that is threatening to melt this madhouse. It’s all here… Lights out! Last week… Continue Reading

Fiesta!

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Morning folks I trust you had an awesome weekend and that this finds you in sterling form. Party time! The Nipper’s highlight of the week was Friday; a birthday party at the “Nido” (Spanish for “nest”, best translated as a crèche). She had made a card and bought a pressie for her friend Sammy, but… Continue Reading

Ruricancho recce…

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Good morning folks I trust you had an awesomely spectacular weekend and that this finds you in sterling form. Here is your weekly round/wrap/roll-up of Lima life, the city that never, ever sleeps (mainly because one of your neighbours is having a fiesta until 6am!) More siestas and less fiestas, chance would be a fine… Continue Reading

Agua…

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in finest fettle and that your weekend was full of splendidness. A perfect storm of a week with a touch of drama! Lina was away on a residential course and it was final week of the busiest cycle of the year at work (Marking, exams and more marking, with… Continue Reading

Trainspotting…

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in finest fettle and that you had a splendid weekend. A lightning fast espresso wrap-up of the weeks event in the madhouse city. 83 writing assignments to correct before dawn, this may be a bit more concise than usual! A busy week, no major dramas/disasters, not a… Continue Reading

To the hills…

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in mighty fine Bank Holiday form (Monday in Blighty and Tuesday here). If there ever was an example of a last minute/under the cosh/thrown together/hot off the press, here it is! The main event of the week has been the weekend just gone, so although this may… Continue Reading

MUT!

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Good morning folks I trust you had a superb weekend and that this finds you in fantastic form and finest fettle. It is midwinter here in the grey city, a time when it never really rains and never really shines. It just can’t make its mind up and (as Peter Kay would say) it’s that… Continue Reading

The Final Countdown – Desafio Huarochiri III…

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in superb form and that you had an awesome weekend. A busy week to wrap-up, but to be honest all roads (bumpy as they are) led to the lofty pueblo of San Andres de Tupicocha, nestling 12000ft up in the clouds of the Sierra de Lima. The… Continue Reading

Survived!

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Good morning folks I trust you had a superb weekend. Here is the weekly (rushed/patched/thrown/jumbled together) round-up from (not so) sunny Lima. A long week, a hard week, but a very enjoyable week. Lina has been away all week, but is back now, so everything is back to normal-ish. A big MUCHAS GRACIAS to my Mother-in-law… Continue Reading

Onto yonder fells…

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in superb form and that you had a fantastic weekend. Here is your weekly round-up of news and rambling nonsense from the city that never sleeps… Get a room! (Courtesy of the magical memegenerator.com) You do see some sights when you´re out jogging. Although my training is… Continue Reading