Lima, Peru - Our First South American Adventure April 12th 2014 When most people think of Lima, the next thought that comes to mind is that long layover before flying to Cusco and Machu Picchu. But Lima has preserved history in a way that is truly amazing, by adding culture and accessibility. In fact, there was such a variety of sights and experiences that it’s really hard to write them down in an orderly way. So, I’ll start of with our kid’s highlights. ... read more
South America » Peru » Lima » Lima » Lima 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
We are a family of 5, traveling to see life outside of our own neighborhood. We plan to home school our kids and use travel to provide educational and fun field trips for our family (parents included). We enjoy traveling to places where we can see people living everyday lives and generally stay 'off the beaten path' as far as tourists go, but are always up for a popular Cheezburger dive or dessert find.
In this blog you'll find posts from Mom and Dad, and in the future, from our kids. We hope to share some of our experiences for better or worse and encourage other families to ... full info