Travel Blogs from Machu Picchu, Peru

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Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by translucent

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... , but there is so much more to do than only see the most famous view over the city, take a facebook-suitable photo and leave. Machu Picchu is still a vast archeological site, although you won't see any diggers or anything of this sort. I mean, there is ...

Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by tjarlie

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Vandaag gingen we eindelijk naar Machu Picchu, een van de zeven nieuwe wereldwonderen. We hadden gisteren al een kaartje gekocht, omdat dat alleen in Cusco of Aguas Calientes kan en niet bij de ingang. Een kaartje kost trouwens bijna 40 euro, dus je hebt ...

Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by david_irina

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... 1090;ернета. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- - The road to Machu Picchu goes through mountains with a pass on the ...

The Inca Trail and Machupicchu, Machupicchu, Peru travel blog

The Inca Trail and Machupicchu

A travel blog entry by roopa_anish

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... pizza as a reward. It was hard but ironically after this big moan, we are so glad we had a go. It was worth seeing Machu Picchu; a magnificent school for the kings atop an epic landscape. We learned a great deal about the story of the Inca and Peruvian ...

The Inca Trail, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

The Inca Trail

A travel blog entry by kevandray

... and we could sit down and relax having now completed about 90% of the Inca trail and with only an hours walk to Machu Picchu in the morning! Unfortunately the day was slightly ruined with the awkward business of tipping the porters, which wasn´t really ...

Inca Trail To Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Inca Trail To Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by bilinga

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... was nothing short of incredible. Most of the way down the final stretch of the trail we were pinching ourselves. The ruins at Machu Picchu are so extensive that after our guide gave a two hour tour, we spent a few more hours exploring the different ...

The Moment We've All Been Waiting For, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

The Moment We've All Been Waiting For

A travel blog entry by travelnshit

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... sodden clothes at the end of the day and that maybe, just maybe you won't be able to get that classic, postcard photograph of Machu Picchu on account of fog and cloud. But just because you're aware it could happen it doesn't stop your heart from sinking ...

Inca Trail, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Inca Trail

A travel blog entry by theblakes

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... elbows out to prevent it, it is so funny! The misconception is that you have to be at the sungate (the hill overlooking Machu Picchu) for sunrise - this is only true for the summer solstice, no other time of year. Never the less the pushing and ...

Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by pchun88

... set on the peak of a mountain range is a photographer´s dream.  I took the morning train from Cusco to Machu Picchu enjoying the scenery in between.  Upon arrival, another half an hour bus ride from Aguas Caliente was required.  ...

Bloody Incas with their bloody altitude., Maccu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Bloody Incas with their bloody altitude.

A travel blog entry by jackwyse

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... check in and out with a gatekeeper to tell him we were´nt a puddle on the floor 2km down. We then climbed Huana Picchu, the massive mountain in the background of all the postcard pcitures which took an hour. We were presented with mystical foggy views ...

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 ...

Inca Trail Day 2 - The Bitch, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Inca Trail Day 2 - The Bitch

A travel blog entry by travelnshit

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A hill is a hill where ever you're from and today would be all about the hill. You even have the chance to hire another porter to carry your shit up the aforementioned hill on account of the hill being what can only be described as a bitch of a hill. ...

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 ...

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