Canyon Hopping October 13th 2007 Arrived in Arequipa Friday morning, so tired so found a hostal and went to bed. Taxi driver said that my spanish is good, lies! But can now sort of have a conversation with someone. Well mainly them having a conversation with me but whatever.
Got some food later on and some beers from the shop, met 4 guys from czech rep. So had a few beers and a bit of rum. The owner joined in the fun, he´s a ... read more
South America » Peru » Arequipa 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