Overseas Adventure Travel - Lima/Cusco/Sacred Valley August 3rd 2012 Today we met up again with Gail and Olin to start our trip that would last 15 days and go through three countries. We explored Lima some with them, showing them our favorite spots and getting some awesome Peruvian/asian food. We went and saw ancient temples just outside of the city and visited a shanty town. Then we headed for Cusco. This way was much better, as instead of a 20 hour bus ride, it w ... 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
We are two curious young souls, with a ravenous appetite for adventure. We grew up in the East San Francisco Bay Area and went to high school together, becoming best friends and then falling in love. Justin just recently got out of the United States Marine Corps, and Shar recently graduated from UC Davis with a BS in Agricultural and Environmental Education. With her love and passion for all flora and fauna (excepting giant bugs!), and his interest in history and humanitarianism, we set out to explore the world, starting with South America!!
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