Advertisement
« previous next »
The beach goes right up to the highway  

The beach goes right up to the highway

We´re just Perusing!

March 18th 2008
After about a week in the Sacred Valley, our oxygen-starved bodies returned to Lima, the coast, sea-level, 0 feet! The oxygen filled air, however polluted, was abundant and never tasted so sweet. For whatever reason, we never realized the 8 million of people of Lima lived right on the coast of the Pacific Ocean. I guess that, on some level, we imagined that all of Peru was situated in th ... read more
South America » Peru » Lima » Lima » Miraflores

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
Advertisement
Tot: 0.219s; Tpl: 0.009s; cc: 19; qc: 66; dbt: 0.0654s; 66; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 1; ; mem: 6.6mb