Wot, no Machu Pichu!? July 11th 2006 Well... Internet cafes are everywhere these days and we are currently in the central bus station in Arequipa awaiting our transport to Cusco. Another economico: even the locals laugh when you say you´re doing a 12 hour plus journey in one of these, but they´re bloody cheap.
Final day in Iquitos we decided to have a rum party on our balcony and three bottles later we were easily persuaded by P ... 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