South America | Peru | Southern Peru | Southern Coast | Nazca Lines – Flying, mummies and chicken
what a way to start the day…was up by 4 am coz the stupid rooster wouldnt shutup and was ready to go downstairs and make a good meal of it for brekkie!!!!!!!!(only kiddin have actually been veggie over here and living on french fries and ice cream…dont ask!!!) anyways so at 7 was flyin over the nazca lines… they showed us video first which sorta explained mainly y they were drawn(there goes my hall of fame moment!!)and then got into the plaane… one of those small ones… single engine six seaters!!! so i get on it and i think this is it?? the plane i mean it was so tiny and trust me really not for the weak hearted… take off was fine and the first few drawings i was loving it and then the pilot started flying like it was a roller coaster…there was 1 point i think my head was parallel to the ground….so when i got of the plane was like whooosh thank god thats over… plus the pics didnt turn out that great too… but totally worth the ride just once!!! haha was on this tour thing so they took us to ceramic place and gold extraction(i could name the rocks!!! woohooo:) me is a nerd!!) and last place for the day was the cemetery… have some really great pics from there mummies, n skulls n bones kinda thing smack in the middle of the desert… so pretty much my last day in nazca.. am looking forward to being in the mountains now coz its getting waaay too hot so am off to arequipa tonight..and everyones getting me siked about cuzco so i really cant wait for this next leg of the journey…done with the desert and the beaches… andes here i come!!!!