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Travel Blogs from Ollantaytambo
Yeah wifi hasn't been too hot the last couple of days, but we have been in the Amazon jungle, so what did I expect!
We're here now in ollantaytambo the night before the start of the inca trail. The altitude seems to be ok, none of us are suffering any ill effects...so far, fingers crossed for 4200 metres folks!
Sorry it's brief, but bedtime beckons!
Na 3 dagen Yoga, organisch in de achtertuin gegroeide groente en zelf gekarnde Alpaca-yoghurt nemen we afscheid van onze spirituele kibboets in Yucay en charteren in het op 10 minuten afstand gelegen Urubamba een taxichauffeur die ons incl. al onze bepakking de komende 3 uur langs een 2-tal bijzondere plekken in de omgeving rijdt. Een kleine 40 …
... we sat on the edge of the street having a few beers had some reasonable food the 6 of us from the group made the grave mistake of going to a bar where we stayed until midnight and got a little tipsy.
Day3 we had to get up at 4:30 am which was no easy task after the amount of beer consumed but we made it left our bags in the hostel and headed up the mountain to Machu Picchu we got into the site at about 6 am and it was so foggy you ...
... is issued on an individual basis and the passport number has to exactly match if you want to be admitted. We made it through and I was on a mission to get there as soon as possible, so as we started the hike through the trees, up hundreds of stairs I set a quick pace and tried to overtake as many people as possible. Our hearts were all racing and the sweat was pretty much pouring off, but we did great and overtook so many people! In fact we made it to the top and the entrance gate in ...
... Et pourquoi d'ailleurs?" Oui, ca fait deux questions je vous l'accorde.
On enchaine avec une petite rando au fond de la vallée. Les gens vaquent á leurs occupations, les cochons gambadent, les boeufs labourent...bref la vie est belle. Mais, alors qu'on déguste innocemment un pique nique en bord de riviére, on décide de vérifier l'heure du billet de train.
Et lá, horreur! L'heure de départ est bonne mais la date correspond... au lendemain! (le ...