Tag Archives: Peru

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

One week to go…

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Good morning folks I trust you had thee most splendid of splendid weekends. Here is the weekly round-up from the big, bad city that never sleeps… One week to go! (Will they last until next Sunday, let alone next Sunday!) Well, after a short, sharp 5 weeks of training, the Lima Marathon is just one week… Continue Reading

Elecciones…

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in tiptop form & that you had a mighty fine weekend. A busy old week in the land of chaos. After a whole load of billboard posters, scandal, lies, propaganda & more lies, it is finally Election Day (as I type). Lets’s just say it’s a slightly different… Continue Reading

Looking back and looking forward!

  Good morning Folks I trust this finds you enjoying 2016 & that you had a brilliant festive season. Two blogs in 3 days! I have been doing some serious procrastination. Monday morning normally sees a round-up of the week’s happenings in Lima, but this Monday it is a condensed version of the last year,… Continue Reading

A year in Peru!

Good morning Folks A very Happy New Year to you! I trust you’re having a superb festive season. First & foremost, my thoughts are with friends & family in the flood ravaged northern counties; Yorkshire, Lancashire & Cumbria (plus Scotland). The images I’ve seen this week of Tadcaster being divided by the bridge collapse were… Continue Reading

Clunk trip (at last), Felices Fiestas Patrias and Buddy Munro-Experimental ;-)

A very good morning to You Apologies for the lack of the usual Monday morning blog this week, I was out of mobile/internet/pigeon range, in the mountains! A week I’ve been looking forward to for some time. Fiestas Patrias (Independence Day) & the long-planned Clunk trip. (A week off work, to do some of the… Continue Reading

No Monday morning blog this week, but expect a double helping on Wednesday :-)

Morning folks Trust you’re having a superb weekend. For the first time since the New Year, there will be no Monday morning Mongoliando.com blog this week.Heading out to yonder hills on a 2-day Clunk mission first thing Sunday morning & will be out of mobile/internet/pigeon range. However, there will be a double-dose of derring-do on Wednesday…. Continue Reading

Near-misses, building sites and escaping “la locura de Lima..”

How do folks I trust you had a superb weekend & that you’re all in mighty fine fettle. A busy old week in the crazy old city. Promised not to mention combis, or give you an ongoing report of Lima traffic, so this may be a shorter blog than usual! Apologies for the shortage of… Continue Reading