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Following the footsteps of the Incas

Spring has sprung or, on this side of the equator, autumn has come. Regardless of season, my feet are still wandering the land of Peru. 715 more words


Cusco is the city where everyone goes in Peru to climb Machu Picchu; This was the only reason we came here. Little did I know how beautiful the city really is and that there would be so much more to do than JUST Machu Picchu. 1,151 more words


Sky Lodge Ollantaytambo

Sky Lodge in Ollantaytambo

Located in the Sacred Valley of Cuzco, Peru, the exclusive Skylodge Adventure Suites offers
you the chance to sleep within a completely transparent hanging bedroom, that allows you to appreciate the impressive view of this magic and mystic valley. 37 more words


Base camp Ollantaytambo in Peruvian Andes

Most travellers and tourists stop by Ollantaytambo when heading to see one of the world’s seven wonders, Machu Picchu in the Andes mountains in Peru. Ollantaytambo is a little and last Peruvian village where most visitors get on a train to Machu Picchu, some 40 km further in the Sacred Valley of the Incas in the Peruvian Andes. 834 more words


Week 53 - Peru (Lima & Machu Picchu) 

Two has become three. My friend Matt has joined us for three weeks as we make our way around South America. We last saw Matt when we travelled together in Italy and Spain. 1,845 more words

Machu Picchu

What must it be like to live in a small village already at way over 3,000 metres, where sheer mountains rise up directly above for maybe up to 1,000 to 2,000 metres more like a giant fence of random but all encompassing rock. 800 more words


Ollantaytambo - Sacred Valley Peru

Finally we are heading for the Sacred Valley and will use Ollantaytambo as an entry and exit point. The collectivo drops us of in yet another charming village Plaza and we make our way to Intitambo,  our resting spot for two nights. 291 more words