San Agustin Plaza
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- Airport Transportation
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- Concierge desk
- Non-smoking rooms
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... encouraged the worship of Inti—their sun god—and imposed its sovereignty above other cults, including that of Pachamama. But locally a great deal of affection remains centered on the Pachamama, and nowadays in local traditions she has assumed some of the qualities of the Virgin Mary as well.
Because the Spaniards worked hard and fast to exterminate native religious practice, we have an incomplete understanding of Inca worship. But ...
... We would have started with a school visit, but it is just starting, so I think Walter made up other stuff on the fly as we went. Part of the program is an onboard-the-bus discussion about controversial topics of modern life. The trip leaders are encouraged, even required, to discuss these things, to help us understand their country, warts and all. So we asked questions about divorce, illegitimate births, contraception, drugs, smoking, etc. ...
... a mountain, to be Cochamama: mother earth. Several others too, I can’t remember who linked to who. Certainly the people look a little more native to here. They had guinea pig at the last supper.
It makes me think about when a British TV show gets re-made in the US. The typical reaction to that is "what was the point" or “it’s not as funny as the original”. Here subtle differences have ...
... into his mother's womb, and be born? Jesus answered, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born of water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God. That which is born of the flesh is flesh; and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit. Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye must be born again. - John 3:3-7
Because he slew me not from the womb; or that my mother might have been my grave, and her womb to be always great ...
... in Macchu Pichu we will have another opportunity to visit more ruins and learn even more about the City. After viewing the city, we will catch a train back down to Ollantaytambo and a bus to Cusco.
140 soles split in three groups
40% to porters (we will have 22 porters)
Only allowed to pack 6 kilos for your porter (nb 3.5 kilos already taken up by mattress and sleeping bag). We are given a designated bag with name ...