Royal Inka I
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... and getting our briefing for the forthcoming Lares Trek to Machu Picchu, we went for some dinner. I wasn't feeling too great - effects of altitude I thought. My eyes were tired and a little fuzzy. After a small meal, we scuttled back to the hotel for an early night. I awoke on Monday morning unable to see. Unless objects were 6" in front of my face, I could only make out outlines. All was a blur. We spoke to our trek ...
This morning I woke up at around 0900 to get to Ellie's house so that we could head to Pisac markets which were about 40 minutes away by bus. When I arrived we chilled for a bit while Julien and Ellie got ready and then walked to the bus stop. We ended up catching a van for 4 soles which would take us to the markets. When we arrived we wandered around the markets which were huge and full of colour for hours. I bought some gifts for mum, josh ...
We skipped the tour today to really rest and rejuvenate. I had some altitude sickness last night and neither of us got to sleep well. We went back to bed after breakfast. At lunchtime we got up to go to restaurant across the street that was recommended on Trip Advisor-Alturas Kitchen. As we stood outside reading the menu, the woman who owned came out. We only saw the same items in the menu we have been eating for several days. She said, no problem, what would we like to eat. ...
... the Inca Temple of the Sun). The remains of the temple were only found when a large earthquake in modern times uncovered the ruins. Besides being a convent it is now a historical site.
It is very obvious that the Incas were skilled artisans. The buildings here are constructed with almost perfectly shaped stones interlocked with no mortar. Furthermore, the walls lean inward to provide additional strength and stability. There was an example of a ...
... big, the town is developing over the time.
After Cusco, I can say that it is the White city of Peru in a bigger scale.
There are many beautiful churches, the most beautiful of Peru, I think.
It is incredibly archeological city as there is a site called "Saqsaywaman" surrounding Cusco. You can be in the countryside after 30 min uphill. You can take a collectivo bus for 70cents or 10S/ with a taxi.
This park lead you ...