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Adventure Ideas: South American Style

Patagonia Cycling

Adventure Ideas – South American Style At the Olympic handover this summer, the world’s attention shifted from London to Rio as the Brazilian capital prepares to host the next Games. But Brazil is just one of many incredible options in South America for great active family adventures. In this edition of Adventure Ideas I’m going […]

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There’s Bandits in Them There Hills

From: Kirstie and StuartSubject: There’s Bandits in Them There HillsDate: 21st October 1999Place: Guayaquil, Ecuador Dear all, It was as if the Ecuadorian Baggage Handling Service had just discovered clingfilm. The senior baggage assistant insisted on wrapping all of our baggage in it using the world’s largest cling film dispenser. Kirstie looked on anxiously as […]

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An Explosive Situation: The Avenue of Volcanoes

Stuart as a Pirate

From:      Kirstie and Stuart Subject:  An Explosive Situation Date:       1st October 1999 Place:     Quito, Ecuador (again)Hi everyone…. hope you are all safe and well. An Explosive Situation We thought you might like an update on the Spice Muchachas and the amazing disappearing bicycle. Unofficially, KLM admit the mysterious […]

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The Spice Muchachas: Cycling in Ecuador

Road to Otavalo Equador

From:       Kirstie and Stuart Subject:   The Spice Muchachas Date:        21st September 1999 Place:      Quito, Ecuador The Spice Muchachas Dear all, This is the new release from the Spice Muchachas. It goes to the tune of “MAMA” and has become very popular with two cyclists struggling in the […]

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