The Start of the ‘Gringo Trail’ May 5th 2007 It was an early start for the route out of Lima. Our bus was scheduled to depart at 8:30 and we were told to be at the terminal for 8. We’d pre-booked a cab to take us the station so we didn’t have to worry about flagging one down with all out gear, so off we went. There’s no central bus station in Lima, all the different companies each have they’re own terminal scattered throughout the ... read more
South America » Peru » Ica » Pisco 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
So... It's been six years since we got back from our big family travels. A lot can happen in six years and the kids are growing at a pace that's completely overwhelming.
We have 'settled' back into life in the UK, which for all its problems is an amazing country and we love it here. We've got back on track with our careers and the kids are progressing well with their schooling.
As for travel, thankfully we still haven't stopped. Over the last few years we've been to a few more places in Europe, spent many weeks in Thailand and Malaysia, celebrated our 10 yea... full info