Beautiful Cusco.... January 1st 2012 It seemed like an age ago that we booked our Machu Piccu trip back in England, and I remember that once we had booked up, it just seemed so far away. But, all of a sudden, it was upon us, and we were now in Cusco, the awesome Peruvian city where we was to meet for our Inca trail trek.
We arrived in Cusco 4 days before the trip started. This was mainly to acclimatise to the area as Cusco is a who ... read more
South America » Peru » Cusco » Cusco 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
Hi and welcome to Donna and Mike's Blog. having completed our 11 month trip round Central / South America, Fiji, NZ and Oz, a 10 month break was enough, and it was time to hit the road again.
This trip includes a month in Sri Lanka, 2 and a half months in India followed by another two and half months in Nepal
We hope to get to know these amazing countries, their people and their culture a little better over the next 6 months, and hope you enjoy all the laughs, rants and banter that know will come with such a trip
Cheers for reading, and if you are visiting any of the places we have... full info