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One of the many graves'sites  
   

One of the many graves'sites

30 minutes on a plane! No problem?!

March 10th 2008
Monday 10th March So, 7.30am breakfast (same as yesterday, but 1/3 of the price!), before we head off to the Chauchilla Cemetary, which is being preserved as much as possible after being decimated by grave-robbers in the 1970s. Inca traditions had people buried in jewllery and much of that has been taken. The bodies we left to distinegrate in the sun, but some have been found, although it ... read more
South America » Peru » Ica » Nazca » Nazca Lines

Peruvian Flag 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
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