Colca Canyon, 21st birthdays, and some Nazca Lines December 15th 2007 Current Location: Trujillo, Peru
The Colca Cross, in Colca Canyon is the best spot in Peru to view and photo the great Andean Condor. That is unless, you happened to arrive on the day that I was in the Canyon, and all of the condors seemed to be missing.
Our group scanned the canyon for atleast two hours, to no avail. There was a little excitment when someone thought they saw a small spec mile ... 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