Travellers who cross Ecuador should pass the province of Cañar, named to the pre-Hispanic ethnic group the Cañaris. The tribe had constructed in many important areas, but unmistakable the most important is… 469 more words
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The two-hour bus ride from Cusco to Ollantaytambo allowed us to behold the Andes for the first time. Gasps were audible as the kids scrambled for their cameras, elbowed their neighbors, exclaiming, “Look at that!” I felt as if I’d never seen a mountain before these; hills and bumps, maybe, but not a real mountain. 495 more words
This is Machu Picchu, once abandoned but now visited by many tourists daily.