Lima to Pisac

Wednesday March 23, 2011 – From Lima to Pisac This morning, we traveled from Miraflores back the airport and flew to Cusco where we had lunch at a local hotel and then boarded the bus for Pisac.  One of the local bands, “Amaru Pumac Kuntur” provided the entertainment during lunch.  The trip …

Plaza de Armas and Cathedral

Wednesday – March 23, 2011  Plaza de Armas and Lima Cathedral After the visit to the museum, we boarded the bus and took a quick tour around Lima to the Plaza de Armas.  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plaza_Mayor_of_Lima The Plaza Mayor or Plaza de Armas of Lima, is the birthplace of the city of …

Rafael Larco Herrera Museum

Wednesday – March 23, 2011 – Rafael Larco Herrera Museum We had lunch at the Café del Museo and had some time to stroll around the grounds.  The gardens were beautiful as you can see.  The restaurant is located in the terrace and garden under the Pre-Columbian pyramid and vice …

Arriving in Lima

Tuesday – March 22, 2011 Arrived at the Lima airport, Jorge Chavez, at 5:10 am and was met by the tour representative and transferred by bus to the hotel.  The first night stay was at the Casa Andina Private Collection – Miraflores (http://www.casa-andina.com/peru/hotels/miraflores-hotels/private-collection-miraflores/hotel.php)   Inside Casa Andina Hotel Walking around Miraflores and visited the …

I’m Back!

As you can see from the calendar, I have not posted since the end of last year.  The job, moving to a new house, and a host of other activities have limited my time to practice photography.  But over the next several weeks, I will be posting my best images …

Christmas Day – Disney Epcot

This will be my last post of pictures from the Christmas visit to Mickey.  I would like to have a post of my adventures at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park at Universal, but unfortunately, I lost all 160+ pictures.  My media disc was corrupted somehow on the …

Christmas Eve at Disney Epcot

Disney Epcot is by far my favorite park. We actually spent both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day there.  This post contains images from Christmas Eve.  The only ride we went on was Soarin’.  We collected a fastpass when we first entered the park and had a return time of 3:00 pm.  …

Disney Magic Kingdom

One of the days we went to the Magic Kingdom.  The Christmas parade was the same one we saw several years ago, and the show at the Castle, Dream-Along With Mickey was also not new.  We spent time walking around, went on the Pirates of the Caribbean®, the The Haunted Mansion® and the Tomorrowland® …