Christmas in Arequipa... December 25th 2011 Well, just like that Christmas eve had snuck up on us and Arequipa was the place we decided to spend the holidays. We had trawled Hostelworld.com to find us a cool place to stay for the festive period and were highly recommended a place near the centre of Arequipa…perfect.
We arrived at this Hostel early Christmas eve morning and were excited to see where we were to spend Christmas. We were s ... read more
South America » Peru » Arequipa » Arequipa 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