Mexican tourist has camera stolen while transport to Llanganuco breaks down

M agaly Lopez Garcia (photo), a Mexican tourist who was visiting the city of Huaraz suffered a terrible experience when a tour car that was heading towards the Llanganuco Lakes broke down. While the passengers were waiting in the burning sun for a solution, someone ostensibly managed to grab her camera.

According to the tourist, it concerns a small black 10 megapixel Sony digital camera with a memory disk. The Huaraz Telegraph was informed earlier today that although the Mexican tourist has left the city this morning, she still hopes that someone working in the tourism sector is able to get the camera back, although most important is the memory disk as it contains pictures of her trip through Peru.

Lopez Garcia declared to local broadcaster Canal 3 – Cable Andino that she was only half way when the bus broke down and that all tourists had to be transported by taxi to a restaurant before even having seen Chinancocha. Adding on to this bad experience is that someone managed to steal her camera. People that have information are kindly asked to go to the Tourist Police in Huaraz or to Agency Andean Sky Expeditions, which is the tour company she booked the tour with.

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