Altiplano and Cordillera Blanca / Huascarán
Even on the high altiplano, vegetation manages to grow.
The Cordillera Blanca, or White Mountains, from the Callejon de Huaylas with Cerro Huascarán in the background.
"Huascarán and Alpamayo, are part of the highest tropical mountain range in the world,
known as the White Mountain Range ("Cordillera Blanca"), not just due to
its perpetual snow caps but also for the chemical constitution of its quartz and
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Photos displayed with the kind permission of Katie Duran
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