Travel Blogs from Machu Picchu, Peru

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It really is quite good, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

It really is quite good

A travel blog entry by emmabrakes

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... the rain stopped, and as we got to the first view point the view changed from 360 degree grey clouds, to magically reveal Machu Picchu sitting majestically amoungst the green mountains, there before us.  No pictures I have ever seen do it justice, ...

Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by oberanja

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... oben auf dem Berg? Ein paar dämlich guckende Lamas, die wir natürlich sofort zu Fotomodels machen... Der Anblick des Machu Picchu ist wirklich gigantisch: eine andere Welt scheint sich vor einem aufzutun und im frühen Morgenlicht und mit ...

The long awaited highlight of my trip - Day 1, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

The long awaited highlight of my trip - Day 1

A travel blog entry by oltona

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... , which were discovered by Hiram Bingham (an American academic, explorer and politician) in 1915 after he rediscovered Machu Picchu in 1911.  Yachta Pata is strategically positioned between 4 valleys and was the administrative agricultural centre for ...

Agua Calientes y El Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Agua Calientes y El Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by marichoube

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... qui vient ouvrir! il me confirme que je ne peux pas acheter de billet ici avant 5h mais quen haut si! voila cest parti pour le Machu Picchu! je traverse le village desert c hyper glauque je fais pas la fiere! en bas de la plaza de armas 1 femme et 2 ...

Machu Picchu!!, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu!!

A travel blog entry by jhoekstra79

... er aankwamen (Rins zelfs de eerste vrouw, waar ze nogal trots op was :) Op dag 5 was het dan eindelijk zover Machu Picchu!!  ¨s Ochtend knettervroeg opgestaan om het laatste stukje van Banos naar Machu Picchu te lopen. Achteraf kan ik zeggen dat ...

Un rey, el Sol y Condóres, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Un rey, el Sol y Condóres

A travel blog entry by kef

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... with an unbelievable precision and watchtowers high up on Huayna Picchu and Machu Picchu Montańa. Machu Picchu Montańa is 550m higher than Machu Picchu and a hard climb, probably the hardest I have done in my life yet, but every drop of sweat, every ...

Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by andevs81

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... a new light on things the rest of the day was just met with mouth dropping beauty. The conversation solely revolved around Machu Picchu's beauty and practicality, mostly starting with 'look at the' and 'I wonder'. I spent some of the time ...

The Magic of Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

The Magic of Machu Picchu

A travel blog entry by mhwalktheearth

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... the Sun, other places were built to precisely line up with the sun during the summer and winter equinoxes. The terraces of Machu Picchu surprisingly were not for farming, they were to prevent erosion and avalanches. They are still doing their job today. ...

Secret of the Incas, Cusco - Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Secret of the Incas

A travel blog entry by josh_chrissy

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... Once we walked down from the Sun Gate, we discovered that the ruins were much bigger than we had thought. Walking through Machu Picchu, Smithy taught us about the spirituality, design and building methods of the ancient city. It was so fascinating to ...

Machuuuuu Picchuuuuu, Machu Picchu, Peru travel blog

Machuuuuu Picchuuuuu

A travel blog entry by swaynesworld

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... away from any walkway edges (which were many).  For me the staggering heights made it all the more spectacular.   With Machu Picchu being so important, we wanted to be well prepared.  For months during our trip planning, Chuck kept saying, ...

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