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 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
After leaving the rat race of London behind, Tobs (Sandra) and Mags (Glen) are off on an adventure through South America, which will hopefully be documented via this blog (If Glen doesnt get too lazy!)... full info