We joined the crowds in Ica to watch the Peruvian Independence Day parades. Our camera captures the splashes of colour set against and within an extremely rigid and militaristic national affair.
Our guide to the route, costs, experience and travel times to cross the border between the south of Peru and north of Chile with public transport.
Two months, two countries, multiple buses, a wonder of the world, a visit from friends and a whole lot of adventure! Exhausted yet? You've no idea!
Sometimes events conspire and make it extremely difficult for you to stick to your budget. In Peru, we found sticking to £30 a day much harder than expected.