Ancient Peru was the seat of several prominent Andean civilizations, most notably that of the Incas whose empire was captured by the Spanish conquistadors in 1533. Peruvian independence was declared in 1821, and remaining Spanish forces defeated in 1... [read more]
Date: October 30th 2007
Many come here to trek Colca Canyon and spot Condor birds. But instead I went for a wonder by myself around Santa Catalina Monastery, as im that kind of girl. Founded in 1579, it's first residence were mainly the eldest female child of the family and normally came from wealthy or socially diverse families, they entered the co ... read more
I spotted a couple of Elves.This was my highlight.