Machu Picchu......Finally!!! May 13th 2008 Happy Spring Time Everyone!!!
It is actually the winter season down here in Lima so it is quite foggy on most days. We have about three weeks until we head back to the States so we are starting to plan our return. One of the things we have been doing is trying to find an apartment. We are a little nervous in taking an apartment "Site Unseen."
Every since we arrived in Peru, we have been ... read more
South America » Peru » Lima » Lima » Miraflores 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
Melanie is a 4th year medical student at Stanford University taking a Leave of Absence to do clinical research for a year in Lima, Peru. Bill is a middle school science teacher who is accompanying Melanie during this experience. ... full info