Ashley Dimond

Ashleys Adventures

Ashley Dimond

South America » Peru » Cusco » Machu Picchu July 31st 2014

As we arrived in Cusco there was so much to see and do! Cusco was such an amazing city; the proximity to the Sacred Valley makes it the best place to stay when you are making your way to Machu Picchu. There was a great flea market close to our hotel (Eco Inn)where we were able to pick up souvenirs at great prices. Also, a small grocery store where we could buy our bottled water (necessity) for a really good price. While I loved our time in Cusco (and the surprise parade we ran into while exploring the city) what I really loved was the time we spent in the Sacred Valley. I honesty wish we would have allowed for one extra day for the Sacred Valley. Even though we were able to see most of ... read more
Outside our hotel
Flea Market

South America » Peru » Lima » Lima » Miraflores July 31st 2014

So after my sister threatened to de-friend me on Facebook the next time I posted a picture of me having fun I realized I have been an excessive poster this year. Thus I have decided to take a different approach with sharing my pictures and experiences in Peru. If you want to hear the stories keep reading, if you just want to look at the pictures feel free to enjoy the selection… I do like my pictures. Day one of our Peru adventure started in Lima with Melissa and I getting up and going to the temple. This sounds like a normal activity right? We showered, got dressed and risked our lives to spend some time on the temple grounds.... Yup, I said risked our lives because that is exactly what happened. I have been to ... read more
LDS Temple
Sacrifice to the Gods

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