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... sup>st September Machu Picchu 8am was our chosen departure time. We caught the bus up to the ruins and walked right up to the top of them to get wonderful views. It seemed somewhat of a miracle that the sky was clear and we could see the tops of all the peaks. We spent the next 3 hours wandering through the ruins with our guide Walter giving ...
... which was handy to use as an excuse to stop and try to prevent my heart from beating out of my chest! The food has been just as good today as yesterday with quinoa porridge and pancakes for breakfast! I decided to be brave, put on my Raleigh hat back on and have a shower, it was icy and by the time I'd showered in the ice water, the bowl of "agua caliente" (hot water) that the porters had given us to wash in, and that I'd planned to throw over my head was also cold! ...
... 10 past. Turn around at 12.30 the ticket lady says. Yes....of course..... We promptly sit down to eat and drink our excess weight in preparation for the steep climb ahead.
And hill climb expert is off again. Once again I cant keep up so tell her to go on without me so at least one of us has the chance to get to the top before being turned back. With a usual climb time of 1 1/2 to 2 hours its gonna be a tough ask. Its another tough climb, hot and am getting damn sick of ...
... an overpriced train fare to the local town of Aguas Calientes. If you are willing to do it alone, and spend a day organizing it yourself, your costs are more than reasonable.
Tickets for the park entrance can be purchased from the Ministry of Culture in Cuzco and for entrance alone it works out at only £35 (or £18 if you have an ISIC student card). For what it´s worth, it´s not that expensive, the only grievance to be had is that foreigners ...
... appearing like hidden shadows out of the cloud mass and rapidly sinking back again into the endless white mass. By the time we reached the once forgotten city the weather has taken a rare turn for the better and blessed us with sunshine for a wonderful hour making for some stunning photographs and raised spirits all round. Would I do it again? No Was it one of the greatest things I have ever done? Yes Lesson learned... I'm stronger than I thought and emotionally overwhelmed by ...
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