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"Carnival time.", Easter Island, Chile

Laguna Miscanti, 4200m - the altiplano
above the Atacama desert, Chile

Pukara de Quitor, Atacameno fortress
from early 16th century - a last bastion
of defence against the Spanish, Chile

Laguna Blanca, 4200m, the altiplano,

Laguna Colorada (red lake), "the most
isolated marvel in Bolivia", 4200m,
the altiplano, Bolivia

Vizcacha - cute, fluffy, overgrown rabbit
with big curly tail. The altiplano, Bolivia,
en route to Salar de Uyuni

"Traffic Jam" - 3 drivers with blank looks
and a bunch of gringos pondering their
future, the altiplano, Bolivia, en route to
Salar de Uyuni

"Inkahuasi" - home to some pretty big
cacti. a.k.a. Isla Pescado,
Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia

"Help! Somebody shrank Susana",
Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia

Following pictures added on 24th March...

View of Sucre from bell-tower of San
Felipe Neri, Sucre

"What size shoes did this chap take?"
Dinosaur footprints, near Sucre, Bolivia

Us with some of Familia Becerra and
Maria Ested (who cooked us the best
Bolivian food) who looked after us in

"Couldn´t afford the hotel bill, so took
up mining for silver.", Down a silver
mine, Potosi, Bolivia

"Disappearing down a mine",
Potosi, Bolivia

"Believe us, mountain biking down this
road was a much better option than
being in a bus!", Cumbre-Coroico
through cloud forest from 5000m to
1400m in 5 hours, Bolivia

"Giant guinea pigs,as Andy would call
them", Capybara, en route to Chalalan
Lodge, Parque Nacional Madidi, Bolivia

Mirador, Lago Chalalan, Chalalan
Lodge, Parque Nacional Madidi, Bolivia

Colourful butterfly, Parque Nacional
Madidi, Bolivia

"Freight caterpillar with cargo of
chimneys", Parque Nacional Madidi,

"Trapeze artist", Filomedusa Bailante
(aka frog), Parque Nacional Madidi,

"I´m watching you!", Caiman on its way
back to its week-old kids, Lago
Chalalan, Parque Nacional Madidi
Following pictures added on 21st April...

Puerta del Sol, Tihuanaco, Bolivia

"Fertility problems? Come here..."
Temple of fertility, Chucuito, Peru

"A masterpiece of British Engineering",
steamship transported in pieces from
the UK by ship then pack animal
(several years to get all the bits there!)
Puno, Lake Titicaca, Peru

Totora reed boat, near floating reed
island, Lake Titicaca, Peru

"BT - eat your heart out", solar-
powered phone on floating reed
island, Lake Titicaca, Peru

"How big are these bricks?",
Sacsayhuaman, Peru

"Handful of Monarch caterpillars" saved
by our guide from certain death by
being trodden on, Inca Trail to Machu
Picchu, Peru

The ruins of Puyupatamarca (hill of
Machu Picchu in "midground"), Inca
Trail to Machu Picchu, Peru

Susana on the Inca Trail (on the
day we got the rain over and
done with), Peru

"Felix, Susana, Mika, Sana, Roger at
Machu Picchu (complete with
expensive sunshine)"

Following pictures added 5th May...

"The Hummingbird", Nazca Lines,
Nazca, Peru

"Will you be my friend?", Baby sealion,
Rabida Island, Galapagos, Ecuador

"The gang", Marine Iguanas, Santiago
Island, Galapagos, Ecuador

"It´s a hard life...", Susana relaxing on
board "Floreana", Galapagos, Ecuador

"Seafood medley", Sally Lightfoot
crabs, Santiago Island, Galapagos,

"Oi! Did you just paint my feet?",
Blue-footed booby, SantaFe Island,
Galapagos, Ecuador

Us, Espanola Island, Galapagos,

Galapagos Tortoise, Isabela Island,
Galapagos, Ecuador