Pisco and Paracas June 24th 2006 So I´ve been rushing through the last few cities and finally now have a chance to sit down and catch up on my entries. I hadn´t meant to rush through so quickly, but both Nazca and Pisco were the type of places that had just one or two main attractions and no other real reason for staying in the city any longer.
Anyway, after Nazca I headed up the coast to Pisco. This town was pretty ghetto. ... read more
South America » Peru » Ica » Pisco 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
Welcome to my travel blog! I began this blog in 2006, when I spent two months in South America, and I continued it in 2007 with two months in Southeast Asia. Now I hope to continue blogging about any other foreign destination I travel to. I hope that my photos, stories, and trip info will not only be of interest to my family and friends, but to other folks with itchy feet as well...enjoy!... full info