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Ollantaytambo - More Like "Oh Man"Taytambo

I took another bite of the meat. It was tender, and was easy to cut and chew. I looked at the remaining meat on my plate. 318 more words

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Inca Bucks (A - Z Challenge)

Inca Bucks is a coffee shop in Ollantaytambo, Peru.

It’s a place where tourist pile in to buy coffee after seeing other attractions, perhaps buy tea before or after visiting Machu Picchu, or just go in out of curiosity. 13 more words

Writing

Inca life in the Sacred Valley

I love ruins and discovering archeological facts about ancient civilisations. Peru has about 84 different microclimates and would be tropical, if it wasn’t for the towering Andes mountain range. 532 more words

Travel

The Inca Trail - Along The Sacred Valley

We awoke early in the morning ready to catch the minibus up The Sacred Valley. To get us to the trailhead we had been booked onto a day tour up the valley to the Incan settlement of Ollantaytambo which also enabled us to see some of the ancient sites and structures along the way. 704 more words

Adventure

Ditching the Tour Guide: The Sacred Valley, Peru

“Where’s your tour guide?” the man behind us roughly barks as we try to figure out which ticket to purchase for entrance to the ruins of the Incan royal estate Ollantayantambo. 1,885 more words

Travel

Top 4 Things To Do In And Around Cusco, Peru

Located in the Peruvian Andes 3,400m above sea level and once the home to the ancient Inca civililisation, Cusco is now a major tourist hot-spot and a perfect base for visiting some of the many ruins surrounding the Peruvian province of the same name. 1,042 more words