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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

Travel

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

Peru

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

Peru

38) FROM OLLANTAYTAMBO TO AGUAS CALIENTES (19 Septembre 2016)

Mainly pictures in this article! Aguas Calientes is the little town from where the hikes to Machu Picchu start. It is impossible to drive to Aguas Calientes: the only ways are by train or by walk. 177 more words

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Cusco, the Sacred Valley, and Machu Picchu

After spending time among the mountains of central Peru, it’s time to rub shoulders with what looks like the entire continents of Europe and North America on their summer hols, as I head to the country’s most popular city, Cusco.  2,813 more words

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37) FIRST DAYS IN THE ANDES: FROM NAZCA TO OLLANTAYTAMBO (17 and 18 September 2016)

First days in the high mountains, by far the hardest part of my trip. Nazca is located 500m above the sea level. 60km further, I was at 4330m. 336 more words

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