The lost empire of the Incas and the diahorrea that will not get lost! November 15th 2006 As you have probably noticed we are in deepest darkest Peru with no sign yet of Paddington Bear. This is quite a long blog entry so bear in mind that it has two pages in content. Our flight from Buenos Aires was an experience, Neil, thinking it was a 3 hours flight because Donna had forgotten about the 2 hours time difference, was shocked at the length of the flight (Donna is officially no good wi ... 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
We saved for 3 years and then went Hoff to travel the world. Chris Columbus and Magellan eat your heart out...do you reckon other people will have already discovered the places we are going to? You bet!
Neil, originally from Hartlepool, UK and Donna, originally from the Wirral, UK have known each other for 19 years. We bought a house, got cushy jobs in Nottingham and always had a passion to travel and see what more was out there in the big wide world (sounds corny or what?). The opportunity came when we were both made redundant and given nice r... full info