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Dag 9 en 10 - 26-27 mei

Gisteravond zijn we om half 8 opgehaald en naar de plek gebracht waar onze nachtbus om half 9 zou vertrekken. Precies op tijd, wonderbaarlijk genoeg. We hadden gehoord dat de Peruanen nog wel eens te laat konden komen, dus daar hadden we ons eigenlijk op voorbereid. 1,076 more words

Cusco to Macchu Picchu (via Ollantaytambo)

A visit to Macchu Picchu is a must when you’re in Peru and when you google for how to get there, there’s actually a lot of ways you can do so. 755 more words

Crossing Borders And Places In South America

Ollantaytambo, Sacred Valley of the Incas

Our third day in the Cusco region was amazing. We traveled through the sprawling mountains of the Sacred Valley of the Incas, visited Ollantaytambo (a small town at the base of an old military stronghold for… 30 more words


…where I abode humbly.

Hey. My name is Selma Abdulhai and the background picture on this blog is of my sister. We both wear a scarf and her face isn’t even showing, so who would know the difference, right? 154 more words


Peru, Cusco

Cusco! We started our second part of the trip acclimatizing in the city of Cusco. Acclimatizing is required mainly for those, who are planning to do the Inca trail, and that was exactly our plan! 272 more words


A long, long way to Machu Picchu

Between Cusco and Machu Picchu is an entire Sacred Valley of the Incas, filled to the brim with ruins, sights, outstanding scenery and one or two tourists. 697 more words


A Return to Peru

Be forewarned. Traveling is seriously addictive. Develop a case of wanderlust, and it is hard to ever feel totally satisfied. Case in point: we have an ever-evolving wish list of travel destinations that somehow seems to get… 2,505 more words