Andes Andes Andes (aka spirit of the Apus)! or How to chew Coca leaf 101 October 25th 2008 4.10.08
It´s been a while since we updated so apologies up front, if you get bombarded with a few blogs in a row!!
After leaving Arequipa we headed off for the start of the much anticipated Inca Trail, which we´ve been looking forward to as the the real highlight of this journey and boy was it spectacular!
We were very lucky indeed to have a group of 16 people who all knew how t ... read more
South America » Peru » Cusco » Inca Trail 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