Travel Blogs from Machu Picchu, Peru

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Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by ryanislost

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... the city and a nice courtyard to relax the day away in the sun!! A good start to getting ready for our trip to Machu Picchu. After sifting through all the dodgy tour agencies we decided upon SAS (a company that some other friends had also recommened) and ...

Alas, Machu Picchu, Macchu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Alas, Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by mxcna78

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As you are traveling along the train, you get the impression that you are amidst something greater than ...

Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by juliafg

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... war und die erste Gruppe von 200 Leuten von oben runter kam. Belohnt wurden wir jedoch mit einem atemberaubenden Ausblick aud Machu Picchu und die Umbegung wobei selbst das Wetter mitgespielt hat und uns keine Wolken die Sicht verdeckt haben. Wir haben ...

Finally the trek and the infamous DAY 2!!, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Finally the trek and the infamous DAY 2!!

A travel blog entry by travellingadam

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... Picchu. Machu Picchu    -    Just a half hour walk down from the sun gate and you are in Machu Picchu. It is beautiful and the stories of the Incans are amazing but having trekked there on old Incan routes makes it all a ...

Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by gajordandk51

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... I ended up going back to Machu Picchu the following day to see everything I missed. I also hiked Wynapicchu mountain that overlooks Machu Picchu....like I didn't do enough hiking already! There is another site on the mountain and it has a great view of ...

Machu Picchu, in which Briget and Barbara are best, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu, in which Briget and Barbara are best

A travel blog entry by pennyimo

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... ended up sitting up right at the very top of the mountain, perched on giant boulders, with most INCREDIBLE views down onto Machu Picchu and the surrounding valley. The sun was just rising and the most amazing thing was that no ...

Second round with Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Second round with Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by melisach

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... 't be many me in today's pics. The goal for today was to hike to the sun gate, see the inca bridge and hike the Machu Picchu Mountain. I did all three though I was coughing the entire time. It turned out my free green poncho that I got from Alaaska last ...

The remains of the Incan Empire, Macchu Picchu, Peru travel blog

The remains of the Incan Empire

A travel blog entry by juliek

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We here it is.............one of the biggest reasons to visit Peru (because it is certainly not for the countries public transportation!) The famous ruins left behind by the Incan Empire. An incredible place we spent all day taking in the views and lots ...

Cuzco and Machu pichu Peru, Cuzco and Machu pichu, Peru travel blog

Cuzco and Machu pichu Peru

A travel blog entry by martinlizama

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Itsa depend how excellent you walk., Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Itsa depend how excellent you walk.

A travel blog entry by andersogjohan

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... koncentrere sig. Dag 3. 10 timers vandretur. Foerst besteg vi et bjerg, hvor vi fra toppen havde udsigt til inkariget Machu Picchu. Nedstigning af bjerget. Lang flad gaatur, der gik forbi et vandfald. Slappede af paa en restaurant, der havde ...

Machu Picchu-The Lost City Of The Incas, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu-The Lost City Of The Incas

A travel blog entry by jaimegirl

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... people or the spiritual center of the "virgins of the sun," while curators of a recent exhibit have speculated that Machu Picchu was a royal retreat. Regardless, the presence of numerous temples and ritual structures proves that Machu Picchu held ...

Merry Christmas from the Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Merry Christmas from the Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by nadines2011atwt

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... Picchu, wo wir von unserem Guide eine Fuehrung durch die Staette bekamen. Inzwischen war alles voller Tagestouristen, dennoch war der Machu Picchu und die Geschichte dahinter sehr interessant. Nach der Fuehrung bin ich mit Ben, Ina und Martin noch etwas ...

New Years Pilgramage to Machu Picchu!, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

New Years Pilgramage to Machu Picchu!

A travel blog entry by ciaradoonerush

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4 unimaginably tough days, 3 rather damp nights and Machu Picchu was found by a rather weary and footsore me! I always knew the trail was going to be tough but I didn't take into account the mental effort it would take as well as the incredible physical ...

Inca Trail, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Inca Trail

A travel blog entry by aphra

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... Urban Sector is split into East and West sectors, separated by wide plazas." "According to archaeologists, the urban sector of Machu Picchu was divided into three great districts: the Sacred District, the Popular District to the south, and the District ...

Salkantay Trek and Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Salkantay Trek and Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by globetrippin

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... . A few of us then decided to climb to the temple of the moon, a temple on a really steep hill, approximately 600m above Machu Pichu. It´s a little trail cut into a wall. The climb was worth it because the view was amazing. After that we left and waited ...

Day 4:  The Great Push to Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Day 4: The Great Push to Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by srossb1971

... is the final obstacle before reaching Machu Picchu.  From here we are blessed with SUPERB westher and beautiful sunshine illuminating Machu Picchu below.  After some group photos, we begin our descent into the valley and within a couple of hours ...

The Inca Trail, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

The Inca Trail

A travel blog entry by linds_and_ryan

more ...

Auf den Spuren der Inkas, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Auf den Spuren der Inkas

A travel blog entry by floriparan

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... 2-tägiger Trip inklusive Busfahrt von Cusco nach Ollantaytambo, Zugfahrt von dort nach Aguas Calientes, Übernachtung dort sowie Eintritt für Machu Picchu selber und Führung kostet 165 Dollar. Günstiger wird schwierig, bis 170 Dollar ist okay. Wie ...

coco leaves are not drugs, Machu Picchu  and the Inca Trail, Peru travel blog

coco leaves are not drugs

A travel blog entry by carlyabroad

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... WyñayWayna in the early afternoon- this was a much more bustling campsite for it is the site all companies stay at before Machu Picchu including the 2 day companies- there is a hostel, a bar...and the best thing ever...HOT SHOWERS.  Though it was a ...

Machu Picchu and pan pipe music, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu and pan pipe music

A travel blog entry by fatsomoo

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... No one could give us a good reason to do either so we turned up for 7am and took the bus up the hill! Arriving at 7am at Machu Picchu was still early enough to be one of the earliest thus allowing us to view it without the hordes that would turn up a bit ...

Part IV - Machu Pichu, Cuzco, Peru travel blog

Part IV - Machu Pichu

A travel blog entry by aporter

... day broke in full we decided it was time to scamper through the city and head for Waynapichu, the mountain backdrop to Machu Pichu. This was an excellent idea for after another invigorating 300 meter climb of stairs, we found ourselves literally on top ...

Day 1 (or the 2nd longest day of my life), Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Day 1 (or the 2nd longest day of my life)

A travel blog entry by jess2010

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I know a lot of words in Spanish but i'm not very good when it comes to complete and correct sentences so I bought a book in Cuzco to help me grammar and conjugating verbs which is proving to be useful and worth the money. The best ...

The Lost City of the Incas, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

The Lost City of the Incas

A travel blog entry by garrykctravels

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... the way down we stopped again at a nice view point and got our beers out and I enjoyed a birthday beer with Kirsty overlooking Machu Picchu. We took another cheeky sign photo before carrying on back down. Kirsty had decided to count the steps on the way ...

Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by exploreamerica

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Today  I  went to Machu Picchu.  What else can I say?  One of the new Seven Wonders of the World.  It was a moment I have been waiting for for a long time. The site was amazing and although I was in awe I felt ...

We complete our quest, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

We complete our quest

A travel blog entry by missemilygray

... , a tough climb up steep rugged stone steps and a couple of wooden ladders. It was all worth it though - the views of Machu Picchu were incredible (I hadn't expected this, having just seen WP as a climbing challenge) and we all felt on top of the world ...

Die Inkas sind wahnsinnig!, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Die Inkas sind wahnsinnig!

A travel blog entry by senderjung

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Nun war es also soweit. Der Aufstieg nach Machu Picchu stand bevor. Teil 1 war ein eineinhalb stündiger Fußmarsch inkl. 400 Höhenmeter von Agua Calientes (dem Dorf unterhalb Machu Picchus) bis zum Eingang der Städte. Wir hätten auch den Bus für 8 ...

Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by compassexp

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... up to the ruins, we were also lucky enough to take the hike further up to Wayna Picchu. The view from here was absolutely unforgettable, Machu Picchu will stay in my memory forever. In the afternoon we got the train back to meet the bikes and ride back to ...

Inka Trail, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Inka Trail

A travel blog entry by conor_m

... the control to open. When it did and we got through it was a bit of a joke. It was almost like a race to Machu Picchu. People would block you from passing them even if they were walking slow, some people were getting hit with walking sticks while making ...

Con un año mas!, Desde Arequipa al Cañon con un año mas!, Peru travel blog

Con un año mas!

A travel blog entry by ladypau

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... hasta el Valle del Colca, uno de los cañones mas profundos del mundo (el segundo, aunque el mas profundo tambiene sta en peru). Alli nos hospedamos en una posada con vista al valle y nos la pasabamos yendo y viniendo de Chivay, el pueblito principal. ...

erster!, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

erster!

A travel blog entry by joe_und_basti

... wir aufzusteigen, trotz fehlender sonne wird es uns fuenf bald recht warm, aber wir hoffen, dass wir den sonnenaufgang auf machu pichu miterleben koennen. wir kommen tatsaechlich als allererste oben an, naja, nicht ganz, zehn sekunden vor uns erreicht ...

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