COLCA CANYON / AREQUIPA November 9th 2010 Next we travel a rough, dirt road which goes on for miles to the Colca Canyon—one of the deepest canyons in the world. We spend one night in the town of Chivay, a picturesque village near the canyon, where we enjoy the local hot thermal baths some well deserved relaxation after the Inca Trail. With a re-boost of energy and a belly stuffed full of lama steak, we then take a tour around the canyon ... 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
My name is Curtis, hailing from the beautiful countryside of Buckinghamshire on the outskirts of London, England.
In 2012 I completed 4 months traveling across South America through Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, Bolivia and Peru. Since travelling around South America haven't looked back since and have found out that travelling is his true passion in life. Read more about my journey here.
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