La La La Lima March 16th 2009 Although Lima was supposed to be a short pit-stop on the way to Cusco and Machu Picchu, we ended up staying there longer than expected due to stand-by issues on the way back. The first day was spent just walking around Miraflores, drinking, eating and gambling. Although I didn't end up a big winner, I did have a great time!
Lima is the capital and largest city of Peru and is known as the Gast ... 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
Helen Keller once said "Life is either a daring adventure or nothing."
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"A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step." -- Lao Tzu
"Tourists don't know where they've been...travelers don't know where they're going." -- Paul Theroux
As with any journey, who you travel with can be more important than your destination. You never know who you'll encounter along the way. Who knows, maybe fairytales come true after all... full info