She'll be coming round the mountain when she comes... yehaa! August 9th 2013 Salkantay was tough. As it turns out, I was tougher but I think I can fairly confidently declare that it is the most physically challenging and one of the most mentally challenging things I have had the pleasure of doing. The toughest part was not the four full days of hiking, or the exhaustion that goes with that, nor was it the steep hills and shortness in breath I experienced hiking at altitude ... read more
South America » Peru 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
A few years ago I found my passion for travelling - experiencing different places and meeting new people has opened my mind in ways I never thought possible. These are my experiences, my thoughts and my feelings.
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