Sand in Places Sand Shouldn't Be October 9th 2010 What a vast and amazing expanse Peru is. I won't lie, leaving Lima was a huge relief...(see last blog). But I couldn't help but think there must be something more to Peru. I was so right!
The region of Ica is beyond belief and expectation. Getting there, not so much. Staring out the bus window as we scream south along the rocky wasteland, action movies blaring in Spanish on overhead scre ... read more
South America » Peru » Ica 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
This Canadian girl's passion for travel comes from two very adventurous parents. My brother and I spent most of our youth traveling all over North America in the family campervan, airplane & boat - going as far west as the Hawaiian islands, as far north as Tuktoyaktuk on the Arctic Sea, and as far south as Mexico doing lots of adventurey stuff...canoeing, surfing, fishing, camping, hiking, skiing, exploring, jellyfish poking...it was the best childhood ever!
Nowadays most of my vaycay-time is spent in and around "Los Cabos" on the tip of beautiful Baja California Sur, Mexico. I adore the ... full info