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... my AWESOME trip to this tiny little zoo in Tipon, which ten of us took a packed bus to visit. We got to hold a sloth, a monkey, and a parrot, and the views were STUNNING! That was a great day, even though finding the right bus and figuring out our way back was pretty tough. The sloth was worth it.
Now for the big story… my Macchu Picchu trip and the Lares Trek to get there! I started the Lares Trek at 4:45am last Friday morning, with the beginning of a ...
... Plaza de Armas. Colonial buildings stand atop the walls, but you can still see the original Inca stonework, including a famous 12-sided stone that the Inca somehow fit into their gigantic puzzle of a wall. We took a break from sightseeing to eat lunch at an outdoor courtyard restaurant renowned for its excellent preparation of cuy, or guinea pig. I'd been half-dreading this moment, because I think guinea pigs are incredibly cute, but I also knew I should ...
... of soup and a main with one small difference - this one was alpaca meat. We had been itching to try it and we weren't disappointed, it was tender and delicious (and very good for us with little fat or cholesterol).
We continued onwards (after Juanito had had his siesta, of course!) and experienced our first true uphill of the trek, although it wasn't particularly difficult. Along the side of the track ran channels from the rivers to the farms for irrigating the crops, which ...
... Chapel of South America". We made our way there putting our lives in the taxi driver's hands as usual to get to the bus terminal, and then were treated to a woman screeching rather than singing, for a tip on the bus. We finally arrived at our stop for San Pedro de Andahuaylillas and we were surprised to find such a pretty village with people painting and markets around the square.
We went in and unfortunately you weren't allowed to take photos ...
Cusco.... much more like it! Full of charm and steeped in history and so much to discover.
First I went on a city tour. I say city tour, it wasn't in the city but at surrounding attractions. This covered;
A little about the Inca Empire...
This was the largest empire in pre-Columbian America, locted in Cusco. The civilisation arose from the highlands of Peru in ...