Advertisement
« previous next »
View back up the Canyon  
   

View back up the Canyon

Arequipa & the Colca Canyon

July 10th 2013
Arriving in Arequipa just as the sun rose on a Monday morning, we got a cab to our hostel and after waking up the owners, we luckily had our room available where we could have a hot shower and pass out for the rest of the morning. As you don't sleep much on the long bus rides here, it feels like mild jetlag the day you arrive somewhere and inevitably means that a good part of the day is lost. ... read more
South America » Peru » Arequipa » Colca Canyon

Peruvian Flag 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
Advertisement
Tot: 2.521s; Tpl: 0.04s; cc: 6; qc: 43; dbt: 0.0396s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.4mb