Cuzco (or Cusco) January 16th 2007 After a slight flight delay we safely arrived in Cuzco, then another long delay in getting luggage we headed to the taxi area. After turning down a ridiculous fare we found a taxi who would take us for 5 soles. He had a friend (tour operator) with him, who talked us into trying his recommended hostel, The Wirochacha. I inspected the room first and it was fine for $20 a night for a private room. Ru ... read more
South America » Peru » Cusco » Cusco 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
Dream trip of traveling around the world. We have a general idea of where we are headed but only time will tell where the journey takes us.
Follow along with us on our trip around the world. Many have dreamed of doing it but we have decided to throw caution to the wind and make it a reality. We hope to travel for around 9 months.
Proposed itinerary: Scandanavia - Russia- China - SE Asia - Australia - South America - Mediteranean Europe - Africa - Europe... full info