Final we hit the sea November 4th 2006 After getting some r&r in Huacachina it was off to the seaside town of Pisco to get in a bit of wildlife watching. The town of Pisco was reasonably non-discript, much like many other Peruvian towns, the main attraction is the sight seeing to be had in Paracas about 20mins away. We booked into a tour at our hostal, and the next day we were off nice and early. The not so well organised tour saw u ... read more
South America » Peru » Ica » Pisco 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
Well here I go guys about to embark on my adventure of a lifetime to the mystical lands of South America. To a land where I will not only face numerous challanges, have unforgetable experinces, meet great people, and return with stories I will recount for years, but where I will have the opportunity to learn so much more about myself.
Now, for those of you who don't know, the planning of this trip all started when Andrew had his own dreams of conquering the world (with South America as his starting point) but as his dreams grew (thanks "Motor Cycle Diaries") he was kind enoungh to ... full info