Midnight at the oasis - Peru November 30th 2010 We were sad to see Jo leave Cusco after having such a brilliant time, so after cheering ourselves up with HUGE Pisco Sours and a scrumptious meal at 2 Nations (Aussie Peruvian fare including stuffed alpaca and quinoa risotto!) we got the chilly night bus west, across the Andes, to Nazca. Went straight to the tiny airport and got ourselves an early morning flight to see the famous Nazca lines. We w ... read more
South America » Peru » Ica » Huacachina 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
Hiya, we are Dee and Holly from Northampton, England.
We left home on 1st October 2009 to see the world and were away for 447 days in total.
Our journey started in India, Nepal and Hong Kong then SE Asia then Australia and New Zealand and South America . We were home for Christmas 2010.
We were looking forward to finding paradise and the perfect mojito, dabbling in adventure and making new friends along the way. Holly was a little worried about going without hair straighteners and having to 'pack light'. Dee... full info