It´s a long journey from Amsterdam to Lima, 12 hours 40 minutes
Coastal view from Miraflores to the Pacific
Plaza de Armas in Lima
As almost everywhere there is a China Town in Lima as well
This 36 year old bus will take us around most part of Peru
The oasis Huacachina close to Ica
Buggydriving in the desert
Staying overnight in the desert
View close to Puerto Inca
Pink Caravan staying overnight at Puerto Inca
There are many spectalucar views when you go from Puerto Inca to Camana. All time close to the Pacific.
Another spectacular view in Peru. This is close to Arequipa
The monastry Santa Catalina, founded 1579, less than 40 years after the Spanish arrived to Arequipa. In 1958 and 1960 the monastry was damaged by earthquakes. It was restored and open for the public in1970.
In Fabrica Incalpaca Arequipa you can learn a lot about lama animal.
Plaza de Armas in Arequipa.
Part of Chivay in the Colca valley who is known as one of the deepest canyons in the world and where you can see condors most days throughout the year
Partying with the dead
Condor in Colca Canyon
Llamas in Reserva Nacional Salinas Aguada
Peruvian snack bar in Puno
Compared with the largest lake in Sweden, Vänern, 5650 km2
In the Titicaca lake people are living on islands built of reeds
In some islands people make their living by selling own manufactured items to tourists. People on more remote islands are not interested in being visited by tourists
Carnival in Puno
Going from Puno to Cusco
Lunh and shopping at Les Desea Feliz Viaje
Plaza de Armas in Cusco
Plaza de Armas and part of Cusco
Sunday market in Pisac
Musicians in Pisac
The train from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu Pueblo
Machu Picchu, one of the most wellknown World Heritages visited by 4000 people per day, transported by small buses from Machu Picchu Pueblo
Machu Picchu is voted one of the Worlds Seven New Wonders. It was built by 6000 men from 1430 and was abandoned 1532 when the Incas was afraid that the Spanish would take the city.
Courtyard in Cusco
Indigenous people show their craftmanship at Plaza de Armas
Inca warrior in Cusco
Courtyard in Cusco
Street performers in Nasca
Bus breakfast at our hotel in Nasca
One of Peru´s twelve World Heritage
Part of the Nasca lines seen from the tower.
Tourist information in Paracas. From this small town 250 km south of Lima you can go to the Ballestas Islands and see seals, penguins and a lot of different birds.
And a lot of pelicans you can see as well.
In the daytime the seals are resting.
Peru is almost three times larger than Sweden and has three times as many inhabitants
Photos from my trip to Peru oct-nov 2015