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... had earned them with all the walking! In the afternoon, we did a walking tour of the city centre with a wonderful guide, Hector. We visited the central market which was surprisingly clean and non-challenging to our sense of smell....despite the fact that there was all manner of meat and vegetables available there! There are 5000 types of potato grown in this area! After the market we visited a large Inca temple which has been excavated and was located largely under ...
... as travelling light (and while I've been away I've discovered that Michell is a worse packer than me!) so this was quite a challenge, despite the fact that it was just for four days and three nights. So the day had finally arrived and we piled into the bus with our group of ten to begin our epic journey. Our group included: Sue & Ken from north of Auckland in New Zealand who are in their 60s and have trekked in Nepal and done many other ...
... for a beer and had a nice set diner near our hostel before heading back to pack for our trek tomorrow. We found out about the horrific incident with another Malaysian plane and it just shows how unlucky some people are. It’s sounds like it was a terrorist attack and it’s just awful. A sad end to a good day. We will be offline for 5 days as we are hiking to Machu Picchu and will have no internet.
... He really was a great guide and we could not have asked for someone better. Highly recommended and always entertaining.
**Second time that happened on the trail. A girl had asked me as she was going up steps and I was coming down if I had played. I was beat and exhausted and just said "Long story." Didn't really feel like going into the whole thing. Hindsight, probably should just say I played from now on. No one going to look it up or care.
Second stop was a weaving project, sponsored by G Adventures. This was a rural village at the start of the Sacred Valley, which G Adventures had adopted as its own, by providing weaving equipment and a new building for the women, and employment opportunities for the men, mainly as porters on the Inca Trail. In return, the women showed us their weaving and spinning techniques - with Lynds having a very decent stab at the weaving! - followed ...
Other places to stay in Cusco
Plazoleta Santo Domingo 259, Cusco | 4 star hotelfrom $212
- The best hotel in town
- Excellent Hotel
- Excellent location & accommodations. Would stay there again.
Calle Palacio 136, Cusco | 5 star hotelfrom $340
- Loved This Hotel!
- Incredible hotel, what a place
- No hot water or air conditioning
Av. Pardo 1080, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $101
San Augustin 239, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $124
- Novotel is a great hotel
- Great location
- Very nice place to crash in Cusco
Av. El Sol 1010, Cusco | 4 star hotelfrom $94
Maruri 390, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $78
Plazoleta de Limacpampa Chico 473, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $130
- Servizio impeccabile
- Excellent service
- Awesome Service
Santa Teresa 335, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $74
Calle San Augustin 371, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $82
Ave El Sol 395, Cusco | 4 star hotelfrom $96
Santa Teresa 344, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $106
- The Restaurant is a sleeper!
- Location, comfort and price can't be beat.
- Construction noises
El Sol 954, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $109
Tocuyeros 533, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $101
- Stay more than one night!
- A charming botique hotel
- Excellent Choice in Cusco
Portal Espinar 142 , Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $107
- Great location, lovely hotel
- When is ' secure' not secure! Only at the Casa Andina Plaza...
- Una relación calidad-precio excelente
El Sol 602, Cusco | Hotelfrom $80
Puente Del Rosario 128, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $79
Santa Catalina Angosta149, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $109
Portal Espinar 108, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Av de la Cultura 1409, Cusco | Hotelfrom $37
Calle Union 184, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $58
- Feel ripped off
- Absolutely Beautiful
- Hotel agréable
Calle Chihuampata 278, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $85
Hipolito Unanue 155 , Cusco | 2 star hotelfrom $66
Av. Garcilaso 233-285 , Cusco | Hotelfrom $67
Calle Garcilazo 150, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $77
San Blas, 119 Alabado , Cusco | Hotelfrom $84