Lima - Sun, Sand and Ceviche!! February 25th 2011 After travelling for 4 hours by bus, the 7 of us arrived in Lima, Peru's capital, and found ourselves a hostel in the centre of Miraflores and got a room to ourselves. As it was late afternoon, we chilled out for a bit and the girls and I went to the department store opposite the hostel, my first in South America, it was strange to be in that environment again, especially with crazy hair and my al ... 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
Welcome to our blog!
We intend to update this as much as possible whilst we are on our travels to keep you all informed of our whereabouts!
Our key dates so far are:
30th November 2010 - Leave London and fly to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
31st January 2011 - We begin our 4 day trek of the Inca Trail, Peru
8th March 2011 - Fly from Santiago, Chile to Auckland, New Zealand
22nd April 2011 - Leave New Zealand and fly to Nadi, Fiji
6th May 2011 - Fly from Fiji to Cairns, Australia via Auckland and Sydney
We are going to work in Australia and have a 12 month Visa so... full info