Back to the Cordillera Blanca!!! April 15th 2008 Hello Again!
We had our friend James visit us from Seattle and he was interested in doing some hiking. After checking out different options we decided to head back to the Cordillera Blanca near Huaraz where we took my parents in December of 2007. After hanging out in Miraflores for a day, we took a bus to Huaraz and stayed at a relaxing bed & breakfast, The Lazy Dog Inn.
After hanging ou ... read more
South America » Peru » Lima » Lima » Miraflores 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
Melanie is a 4th year medical student at Stanford University taking a Leave of Absence to do clinical research for a year in Lima, Peru. Bill is a middle school science teacher who is accompanying Melanie during this experience. ... full info