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Waterfall in the distance  
   

Waterfall in the distance

After we began our trek we saw one of the sites we planned to visit, it took 2 more days to get there but well worth it!
Trekking in the Colca Cayon

April 23rd 2015
After exploring Lake Titicaca we decided to make our way by bus into Peru and the city of Arequipa where we were pleasantly surprised by this elegant, yet modern town. With El Misti, a 5,700m dormant volcano poised directly above the city it certainly takes on a mystical feel. After a couple of days relaxing and enjoying the cuisine we proceeded north to go trekking in the Colca Canyon or the " ... 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
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Tot: 2.446s; Tpl: 0.031s; cc: 11; qc: 47; dbt: 0.044s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.4mb