But the rain this week has made the area exquisite. What I thought was stunning landscape last week:
Became unforgettable this week:
I couldn't help but get out in the neighborhood and take these few last beauties before the sun set. Living up here on the mountain has its perks - the views being the biggest:
The rain has cleared the smog from the air, added a fresh coating of green to the lower parts of the Andes and a blanket of snow at the peaks. Absolutely stunning!