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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 con gas!

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Good morning folks I trust you had a mightily fine weekend. Here is your weekly wrap-up/roll-up/patched-up weekly Lima newsround. A busy old week, with some climatic drama. It ain’t ‘alf hot mum! Huaicos (mud/landslide/floods) in the centre of Lima, down south, tremors and a water shortage. (Image courtesy of Managed to shoehorn in two Doubtful… Continue Reading


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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


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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

Once/An A-to-Z of 2017…

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How do folks I trust you had a mighty fine weekend and you’re enjoying 2017 so far… A busy old week, high season at work and my first trip to “la Dentista” (much more terrifying than the hairdressers). Before. After. It all culminated in anniversary celebrations! My long suffering missus, Lina, has put up with me for… Continue Reading

Feliz Navidad!!!

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in finest festive fettle & that the chubby lad in red brought you plenty of goodies! A lightning quick Boxing Day round-up, it’s Christmas and I’m sure you have other things to do, but here it is anyway. A wrap-up of events from a place where I… Continue Reading

Wine then beer…

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Good morning folks I trust this finds you in finest festive fettle. A quick round-up of the week in madhouse Lima. This blog may be a tad shorter than usual, Work’s Do last night, say no more. My Editor-in-Chief gives this week’s blog the once-over, a fierce critic! Never again! As I try to patch… Continue Reading