Huaraz..... Friendly, Fun... And boy do you need to be fit!!!! May 20th 2012 Our next destination... And they say the best things are unplanned and this one certainly supported this notion.... We decided after a bit of investigatory work that rather than head down the coast as we'd originally planned we'd head up first for a bit of high altitude hiking in the second largest mountain range in the world the Cordillera Blanca.... And stay in the city of Huaraz way up ... read more
South America » Peru » Ancash » Huaraz 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
So thats it South and Central America is done, well for this time anyway. We had an amazing 6 months of travel, seeing and doing things we had only dreamt of. What an experience and one that has changed our lives forever. So next up is a trip to Cyprus for a Divemaster qualification then who knows where.
We hope you enjoyed the blogs, we will be setting up the next trip blog soon so those of you who want can follow our adventures further.... full info