My new friend Patrick and his fiancee Mary from DC were true Obama supporters...even had a campaign pin on his backpack!
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]
Date: November 20th 2008
Wow...not sure what else to say but WOW. And hope you enjoy the pics. :) PS. I highly recommend the tour group that I chose to go with on the Inca Trail. They are called "Peruvian Treks" and are a nonprofit agency based in Cusco. They go above and beyond to make sure their paying clients and very hard working employees are well taken care of. The difference in the working conditions between ou ... read more