Travel Pictures Gallery.com - Peru - Nazca
a series of travel images from Peru, Nazca, today Nazca town is on the site where the ancient Nazca civilization was based from around 100 BC until 750 AD. Situated in the South-West, south of capital Lima, Nazca is most famous for the so-called Nazca Lines, a mix of long lines, geometrical figures, and giant drawings in the desert sand. The representations of animals and other designs of the lines are also present in Nazca pottery which can be seen in the town of Ica at the Ica museum. We also visit Huacachina, a desert oasis near Ica.