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Machu Picchu

Highlights –The indescribably incredible Machu Picchu Lowlights – Not buying THAT Alpaca rug

The time had finally come: to see Machu Picchu. One of the most revered archaeological sites in the world and top on ‘things to see’ from our bucket list. 1,246 more words

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Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley

I still cannot believe that I can say that I have been to this majestic wonder of the world. I am in awe, breathless, even now some 16 days since. 1,111 more words

Sand and Sun

This week’s update from afar, I’ll give you a small snapshot of the week that I spent in Ica, a province to the south of Lima and still in the desert-coast region. 583 more words


Cusco and Machu Picchu

We took an overnight bus to Cusco, arriving at 7am. Our hostel wouldn’t allow us into the rooms, which is normally fine, except that until we asked for chairs, the only comfort this place could offer was a cold hard stone floor. 1,570 more words


My Trip to Peru - Machu Pichu, Cusco, Lima, Arequipa, and More!

I am back from my family trip to Peru! Here are a few photographs from my trip… In my next post I will talk with you about how at the archaeological sites in Peru, particularly Machu Pichu and Saqsaywaman, the corruption of politics is leading to the reconstruction of these World Heritage Sites – INCORRECTLY!



La Srta. Jones us saluda des del melic del món!

Ja estic a la gran capital de l’antic imperi inca: Cuzco! Segons la llegenda, aquest era pels inques el melic del mon, i realment alguna cosa màgica es respira en l’ambient (a part que et trobes bastants hippies, dels autèntics, que van col·locats i fent el signe de la pau…verídic! 873 more words


Inka realisation

I’m in Cusco, a beautiful city in Peru 3300 metres above sea level. And like many, my main aim and reason to be here is to partake in a challenging Inka trek up to the magnificent Machu Picchu, one of the seven wonders of the modern world. 197 more words