Advertisement
« previous next »
Somewhere in Colca Canyon.  

Somewhere in Colca Canyon.

Colca Colca Colca

August 12th 2008
The Colca Canyon is located about 160 km northwest of Arequipa and it's the second deepest canyon in the world, more than twice as deep as the Grand Canyon!! We took a two day tour to explore. The bus took us through the altiplano passing the highest point of 4800m before descending down into Chivay, the largest town around the canyon where we spent the night and also visited the local hot springs ... read more
South America » Peru » Arequipa » Colca Canyon

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: 1.07s; Tpl: 0.007s; cc: 5; qc: 34; dbt: 0.9302s; 34; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 3; ; mem: 6.5mb