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Stories and Tips Machu Picchu

Do you really want to carry your pack?

Written by Anne Silver on 18 Oct, 2000

It seems that no trip to Peru is complete without the almost mandatory four day trek to Machu Picchu, the most famous of Inca Ruins. The day started very early as we set out. As the 16 other people along with our 15 porters…Read More

Everyone Should Check it Out

Written by peguisita on 24 Nov, 2005

Machu Picchu is a great place for many different people. I wouldn't recommend taking kids that are too small, though, because they wouldn't even appreciate the beauty and there is a bit of hiking that you have to do to see the ruins, so you don't…Read More

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Cornstalk Runners

Written by akakd on 12 Jul, 2005

We rose very early, pre-dawn, to get a head start to Machu Picchu before the crowds. I wandered alone out onto the road in front of our hotel (Sonesta Posada del Inca). From behind me, I heard a rustling sound getting closer and closer.…Read More

Vanishing into a lost city

Written by muhuwj2010 on 08 Feb, 2011

First i waned to go to sacrahuaman first but then MACHU PICCHU.i lookd and i saw the three walls,the tempel and more.but how did i get there?i hiked.there were abaut 100 PEOPLE.well also in peru there is cusco.i went there and i saw sacrahuaman.i continude…Read More

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