Thus in Mollendo the relative humidity during the winter of 1895 was 81 per cent; during the summer 78 per cent.
Mr. Lewis, we know, will arrive in Mollendo in about that time.
Mollendo is one of the dirtiest towns that I have ever visited and I have visited some "hot" ones.
We all want to be on hand when the train arrives from Mollendo.
Then I went back, took it down to Mollendo, got it on board the steamer, and here it is.'
It is three days to Cuzco at the end of the three-hundred-mile railway from the port of Mollendo.
Mollendo, the adventurers found after the interesting flight, was much like other cities they had visited.
But in the stretch of coast between Mollendo and the Majes Valley a coastal range again becomes prominent.
Ilo is a small port of about two thousand inhabitants, very poor and squalid but not so much so as Mollendo.
They extend from sea level to 1,500 feet above it, and are best displayed north of Mollendo and in the desert south of Payta.