THE CORDILLERA BLANCA IN PICTURES

Cordillera Blanca
Looking south to Siula Grande, where the two British climbers Joe Simpson and Simon Yates attempted the never-climbed west face, resulting in the now famous ‘cutting of the rope’ incident. Though Simpson fell into a crevasse, luckily he survived to tell the tale in the book Touching the Void
Heading for the Punto Olimpica Pass (4680 metres)
Heading for the Punto Olimpica Pass (4680 metres)
Andean roads
Andean roads
Plaza de Armas, Chacas
Plaza de Armas, Chacas
The balconies of Chacas
The balconies of Chacas
The balconies of Chacas
The balconies of Chacas 
An old man of the mountains
An old man of the mountains
Some things don't change
Some things don’t change
A young shepherd
A young shepherd
Cerro Huandroy (6395 metres)
Cerro Huandoy (6395 metres)
Canyon del Pato
Canyon del Pato
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