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The buses resumed service a day or two into our stay in Urubamba, so shortly after arriving, we hopped one to the nearby town of… 146 more words

The Things You Do When You Get There - Journey In Peru

Traveling 10,000 miles to a far-away land with a very loose plan of action could lead to chaos or cool strategy. I fell somewhere between these two stools. 474 more words



Dalla vetta di questa montagna si intravede la vita segreta delle persone.
La bimba che riposa appoggiata sul muro inka, le nonne che li lontano lavorano nei campi. 189 more words


Ollanta, Fiesta, Corrida, Olé - Ollantaytambo, Peru

6 and 14-17 Jan 2014. Ollantaytambo, on the Patakancha River, flowing into the Urubamba, is about 70 kilometers northwest of Cusco, and one of the more significant Inca towns in the Sacred Valley. 1,549 more words


Cusco - Sacred Valley - Day 12

Today, we went on a tour to visit the sacred valley near Cusco. This valley groups most of the inca archeological site of the area. 206 more words


Day 64 to 75 - Cusco, the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu

Flying into Cusco would see us go from 2,400 metres in altitude to over 3,400. It’s quite a jump, so we put on our Captain Sensible hats and stayed a few nights in the Sacred Valley first (around 2,800 metres) to acclimatise. 1,062 more words


Machu Picchu; mind blown

This is definitely the hardest blog post I’ve written to date. Pretty sure nothing I say will do Machu Picchu justice so I’m not going to go into massive detail. 578 more words

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