Hostal Machu Picchu
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... top and the view was breathtaking. Partly because I was out of breath from the hike, I was so scared to be up so high, and seeing Machu Picchu in on full view was so amazing. While I would never, ever do that hike again..I would recommend it to others who are physically fit and not afraid of ...
... this trail independently.
Sometimes the worst part of travelling is the travel. We left Chiquian at 5am on 22 August on the local bus for Huaraz. After breakfast at Huaraz we boarded another bus for Lima that took eight hours to travel 400kms arriving at 1930. We overnighted in Lima then caught another bus at 1400 for Cusco (900kms) arriving the following day at 1130. That's 32 hours on a bus over a period of 55 hours. We quickly learnt that when travelling in ...
... Finally at 9:00 AM we are ready for take off and I land in Cusco Airport at 10:45 AM.
Here I had to wait for my line sister who was meeting me from Washington D.C. Unfortunately, her flight was delayed and she did not land until 12:30 PM. There was not much to do in the airport considering there was no wifi and everyone is attacking y you asking if you need a taxi. You have to really be aggressive here when saying no. Once my line sister arrives (Jennie), we ...
... This was an incredible trip, I am still amazed at how much I saw and learned. I thank both the Ecuadorians and Peruvians, especially Felipe and Diego, for sharing their natural beauty, culture and history with me. And a shout out to my sister for making this a once in a lifetime journey with me! We are heading home still liking each other! Yay!
In 21 hours I should be state side and back to real life! Yikes!!!
After arriving in the colonial beauty of Cusco I went about avoiding making any sort of plan with regard to getting to Machu Picchu. Instead I proceeded to wander around, make some wonderful friends and have a very nice and relaxing time. Then at 7pm one day I booked a bus for the next morning to 'Hidroelectrica' (a 2hr walk from the town below Machu Picchu) and went.
I surprised myself with how quick it had happened. The bus journey of ...
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