The Sacred Valley, Peru November 16th 2011 From the Inca Capital of Cuzco, we bid farewell to our friends and made the short bus ride to the village of Pisaq in The Sacred Valley of the Incas or Urubamba Valley. This is a valley in the Andes mountain which was formed along the Urubamba River, not too far from Machu Picchu. It is fed by numerous rivers which descend through adjoining valleys and gorges, and contains archaeological remains a ... read more
South America » Peru » Cusco » Sacred Valley 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
Thank you for enjoying our blog. Sarah and I completed an amazing year which took us from India and around South America from November 2010 to November 2011. We are delighted to be sharing our trip with you. Enjoy.
We initially travelled India for a month which was amazing. From Mumbai on the West coast we, travelled to Pondicherry on the East, to KodaiKanal via Mamallapuram, Mudamulai wildlife park, Mysore, Hampi, Goa, Kahna Jungle Park, and back to Mumbai.
London was great! We got to see some of our amazing family and friends and enjoy a mini-christmas.
Then we have wrapped up a br... full info