Inca... part one

Trip Start Feb 24, 2010
Trip End Dec 12, 2010

Loading Map
Map your own trip!
Map Options
Show trip route
Hide lines

Flag of Bolivia  , La Paz,
Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Another great example of amazing skills in building big temples with huge monoliths that fit perfectly into each others and look like they have been just made yesterday. A part from the ones that haven't been excavated yet...but probably we are just too spoiled after seeing the restored temples in Angkor. Here as well you can see how perfectly aligned and accurately positioned the temples are, pointing to the rising sun during equinoxes and solstices. Cool!
A fantastic half day in the first Inca ruins we have seen and the bright wonder it was the god they worshiped.
The small minibus managed to squeeze 19 people in and make it back to La Paz without any trouble while taking in the sights of the countryside and the city.
Slideshow Report as Spam
  • Your comment has been posted. Click here or reload this page to see it below.

  • Please enter a comment.
  • Please provide your name.
  • Please avoid using symbols in your name.
  • This name is a bit long. Please shorten it, or avoid special characters.
  • Please enter your email address to receive notification
  • Please enter a valid email address

Use this image in your site

Copy and paste this html: