AreQUITa November 6th 2011 Tina Writes
This is a short one because for the past 6 days we have done virtually nothing. We arrived in Arequipa on Halloween and quickly found a hostel for 65 Soles per night (£15). The hostel was still being built and looked like it would be nice when finished. When I was shown the room, the guy quickly offered a room away from the road if we preferred it quiet. This made me happy, ... read more
South America » Peru » Arequipa 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
On 1st September 2011 we will start living the dream for approx 13 months. Giving up our jobs in this economy may seem crazy to some but life is for living and for us, seeing our world is life.
We are Tina (30) from Glasgow and Rob (23) from Grimsby. We both live in Glasgow.
Our planned itinerary goes a bit like this.
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