Adios South America, thank you for the memories! June 30th 2013 <br style="color: font-family: Helvetica; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: rgba(26, 26, 26, 0.296875); -webkit-composition-fill-color: rgba(175, 192, 227, 0.230469); -webkit-composition-frame-color: rgba(77, 128, 180, 0.230469); -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto;" />So my final 2 weeks in South America have been in beautiful Colombia + 2 days in Lima ... read more
South America » Peru » Lima » Lima » Miraflores 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 I managed to get 8 months off work. YAY! Time to work on my huge list of "things to do before my body fails me"!
I'll spend 4 months in South America, and then the rest of my time in Europe. My aim is to get as much trekking in as I can, but wont limit my activities to only trekking, who knows what else I may get up to.
Stay tuned for stories on the people I will meet, the things I will eat, the places I will see and the "OMG I can't believe I just did that" experiences.... full info