The final days in Cusco.... December 22nd 2011 So after an amazing trek to Macchu Picchu we were back in Cusco and with only a few days to go before Christmas Mike and I had to make the decision whether to stay in Cusco for Christmas or move on. It was a pretty tough decision as we really loved Cusco and it was starting to feel quite Christmassy but also we had already spent a fair amount of time there and wondered whether we should get going ... read more
South America » Peru » Cusco » Cusco 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. Having completed a 9 month trip to the US, Australia and SE Asia in 2005, we were truly bitten by the travel bug.
So, around 5 years later when the time seemed right and we finally had enough funds in the bank, we were off again, this time on a years journey to Central America, South America, Fiji, New Zealand and Australia.
Heading back to the UK after this amazing trip and saving once more for just under a year, we were off again in search another journey, this time taking us to Sri Lanka, India and Nepal.
Unfortunately, our blog only covers our second and t... full info