Machu Picchu - The Lost City of the Incas April 30th 2011 Well if you can make a wild guess into what happened next, based on the last 16 blog entries then you might have guessed right. Perdy cried! But in all fairness so did a lot of people who walked around the corner after the arch. We don’t think any of us quite believed it but there it was; we had finally made it.
There really isn’t any describing it. It was what we had been in search for ... read more
South America » Peru » Cusco » Machu Picchu 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
We plan to blog our trip & would like to invite you all into the no doubt crazy and turbulent 2 year journey ahead ! It has already been a rocky road before we have even left, but since when has a broken arm in 4 places and pending operation ever stopped me! Also extremely pleased to report mums good progress with her treatment which enables us to go. Therefore....
our route is as follows:
9-14 February - 5 day's in New York for Tony's birthday
1 March - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for the almighty Rio Carnival
10 March - Ilha Grande, Brazil
12 March - Paraty, Brazil
15 March -... full info