From the Andes to the Amazon August 22nd 2008 Hi guys,
We´re currently in the little beach town of Mancora, north-west peru. The last couple of weeks has been an incredible action packed journey across a huge chunk of the country, witnessing icy glaciers, dense sweaty rainforest and most lately chilled out surf spots.
Our first adventure was trekking in the Lares valley. This was a hardcore 4 day hike of about 20km each day culminating in ... read more
South America » Peru » Amazonas 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
OK, so you've probably had enough already of me yapping on about travel, travel, travel... oh well get over it - it's awesome!. If you wanna see some more pictures of this summers antics have a look at my latest blogs from Peru and Bolivia, which will arrive shortly.
Having just graduated from the legendary Loughborough University I am embarking on a 5 1/2 week trip to South America with my good friends Patto and Adam. We will spend most of our time in Peru before visiting Bolivia and flying home. Planned so far...surfing in Mancora, trekking in Cuzco, WW rafting, sandboarding, visit to the... full info