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Flying high: Arequipa to Cusco and Ollantaytambo, days 13, 14 and 15

Arequipa to Cusco and Ollantaytambo, days 13, 14 and 15
It’s another insanely long bus ride to the beautiful city of Cusco, which happens to be the hometown of our tour guide Reni. 577 more words

Backpacking

How To Be Cheap and Still Have Fun - Even with Teens

It was our first day in Ollantaytambo, a town in the Sacred Valley in Peru. When we woke up and looked outside our hotel window, we could see these fascinating ruins on the side of the mountain. 380 more words

Peru

To the south side: Cusco

Venturing through Peru by bus made me realize how large it is…and let me be the first to inform you…its huge!  I went from Huaraz to Lima to Cusco.  1,707 more words

Peru

On that difficult day

‘Wednesday 8th October 2014 5.50am

Awake before morning wake up.  No alarm.  No phone.  Must be starting to sync into nature.

Yesterday was Day 2 of our trek, our 1000 metre ascent.   665 more words

Travel

"Trek" to Machu Picchu - Ollantaytambo Day Trip

While spending a few days in Cusco, Peru, we decided to take a day trip to see the Ollantaytambo ruins. We booked the “ 434 more words

Travel

Traversing Doorways - Journey In Peru

Ever wonder what life is like when you step out of the loop? Ever wonder who you really are without the weight of expectation of a society, a religion, without the shadow of a past that surfaces its sorrow as a result of your own lingering mal-habits and the reminders in the behaviours of others who are locked into this past by way of their neglected emotions? 416 more words

Travel

The Move - Journey In Peru

My new host questioned me regularly as to why I changed my accommodation in this Inca town in Peru’s Sacred Valley. There was more than one reason. 884 more words

Travel