South America

All the travelogues trip information and adventures of our motorcycle overlanding trip in South America

Willys Jeep Colombia's love affair with this USA icon

The story of Willys Jeep, Colombia’s beloved metal mule

Why and how did the Willys Jeep became so loved in Colombia? The first USA military WW2 Jeeps (M38 or CJ-2A models) arrived to Colombia in 1946 for military purposes as at the time the USA had a massive oversupply of the Jeeps. They were imported by the Colombian Ministry […]

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Coffee: Peruvian Style - KLIM Adventure Blend-cafe-coffee-cafetera-Peru-pikipikioverland

Coffee: Peruvian Style

Coffee fix: Peruvian Style It took a few weeks of moaning, well strong words were used too, before we figured out how the coffee culture in Peru works.  Arriving from neighbouring country, Ecuador and spending about 6 months in Colombia prior to that, the instant coffee given to us when […]

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