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TravelPod Member ReviewsHostal Varayoc Aguas Calientes
Great value and hospitality - met us at the station, gave us a map, clean room with shower, woke us at 4.45 am and fed us breakfast for US$30!
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Machu Picchu can never be described by photo or video - you have to see it for yourself
The Chayana Wasi hostel owner gave us some good tips for Machu Picchu while we were having breakfast. He used to be a guide on the Inca Trail so we accepted his information to be good.
A group of police officers came knocking on the hostel door asking if they could use hot showers, they had been in the area for few days and only had …
... rice for dinner. A guy from the new group has a sulk about the food quality and Frazer does his usual trick and leans over and offers to finish his food for him. Legend. It baffles me why people book backpacking trips and tours and just sit back and whinge about the quality of food and accommodation when it's actually really quite good. After we finish off our food, I notice the waitor bringing a small cake with a candle down the stairs as Leesh breaks out in tune ...
... the cable man 5soles each and Frazer tells us that he spoke to the guy who said its the only way over the river and no way to avoid it if taking the inca trail. Surprised it doesn't cost more as it could be a cash cow there. We walk for a further half hour or so before arriving at the hot springs. Elvis tells us we have three hours and so we change, pay the 5sole entrance fee and jump into the crowded pools. Not as hot as Banos springs we had been to, but the view ...
... přes špatné počasí, bolavé nohy a desítky komářích štípanců. Pokud se někdy chystáte na Machu Picchu, tak tady je par doporučení.
- Nejezdi v období dešťů.
- Vyber si dobrou agenturu. Myslím, ze my by jsme vlastně preferovali zaplatit víc a dostat ...