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How to Conquer Machu Picchu

Do you know how many different ways there are to actually get to Machu Picchu?


I don’t think I realized how many different ways there were to get to Machu Picchu, and even now, I still don’t think I am fully aware of all the ways. 1,623 more words


Peru: Cusco + Lima

…Let’s get away for a while…

From Chicago to Lima, Peru you’re expecting an eight hour flight. Not too shabby… especially if you leave in the evening and sleep the whole way there. 381 more words


City Spotlight: Ollantaytambo, Peru

Ollantaytambo, Peru

January 2016

 Situated in the Sacred Valley, this Inca town is one of the last areas you can drive to on the road to Machu Picchu. 421 more words


Machu Picchu - How to reach & enjoy this Wonder of the World

Machu Picchu, a site that does justice to all the hype and mystery that surrounds it. For us, it has been one of the top 5 places we have ever visited in all our travel. 516 more words


5 Days in Ollantaytambo

Day 1 – October 1, 2016 

“Do as the Romans do, right?” I said, as I handed over the backpack containing all of my worldly possessions for the next year and had it strapped on top of an old van. 1,856 more words