- Trujillo - Chan Chan ruins and a bizzare encounterLeaving the hostel in Lima in a taxi bearly bigger than my suitcase, it turns out that the driver is new at being a taxi cab and has not got a clue where the bus station is. We drive Posted by Lifeis4living in 6 months in South and Central America | Dec 10, 2014
- Machu Piccu4th December
Just like the Salt Flats in Bolivia, Machu Pichu is the big attraction for Peru.
I'm booked on a 2 day tour staring with the Secret Valley and the town of Pisac with more Inca ruins and a mountain full Posted by Lifeis4living in 6 months in South and Central America | Dec 8, 2014
- Cusco Cusco - the world's belly button according to the Incas
I love Cusco. The centre is a very pretty town with a lovely plaza and lots of really nice colonial architecture, churches and narrow cobbled streets. I'm staying at a great Posted by Lifeis4living in 6 months in South and Central America | Dec 8, 2014
- The Inca Trail
The Inca trail kicked off for us at 5am when we got picked up from our hotel and headed off to Ollantaytambo where we stopped for breakfast and last minute supplies and finally down the ro Posted by Addy21 in A photo a day | Dec 4, 2014
Cusco has to be the nicest city we've visited so far. Originally a seat of Incan power and then early Spanish colonial power, it is full of gorgeous buildings and about 12 churches (2 of Posted by Addy21 in A photo a day | Dec 4, 2014
- Peru Arriving in Cusco was literally a breath of fresh air. I had left the uncomfortably humid climate of the Amazon (as well as northern Colombia), and was finally back in an area where the air Posted by jakegambling in Jake Gambling's Great Adventure | Dec 2, 2014
- Las islas flotantes, lago Titicaca==lago Titicaca, Puno==
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- Visit to Cusco and Machu Picchu, PeruAs a second phase to my research in Lima, Peru, I decided to head into the Andes to visit the historical town of Cusco and the ancient ruins of Machu Picchu.
Here are some of the pictures from Cusco:
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- Researching a thriller in Lima, PeruIn August 2011, I headed to Lima, Peru, for the first phase of my research, which focused on finding several urban venues for thriller-related scenes. I visited a number of sites both on the coastal area of the city Posted by AC Frieden in The Frieden Trails | Aug 17, 2011
- Reasons for Joy!
Jehovah is good! September and October were months that brought many things to be thankful for.
What an exciting new service year! It was great to feel the enthusiasm of the ministry s Posted by TenekaCJ in Serving in Peru, South America | Nov 10, 2014
This post has taken some time to get finished, as Peru has been pretty full on, and any time I had free I have been trying to catch up on some sleep or have been too tired to get around Posted by j0ne5y in Jonesy Incahoots | Oct 19, 2014
- Limaa Posted by MalcolmB in Peru | Oct 19, 2014
- Problems and Playtime in PeruH and I were excited to be leaving Cuzco and making our way to the coast, we were on such a high. We were waiting in reception for a person from the tour (the 4 days tour stopping at a Posted by neerg_08 in Three Amigas in South America | Jul 8, 2014
- Return to La Paz and Magical Machu PicchuIt took 3 full days and nights of buses and trains to get from Rio back to La Paz for our new bartending careers. It was pretty hassle free except the border where we were dumped off the bus - Posted by neerg_08 in Three Amigas in South America | May 1, 2014
- Mysterious worldI always loved mysteries.
In fact, I can still remember the thrill of reading books on the subject of mysteries when I was a kid, and how they captured my imagination. In one of them, titled "Mysterious world" by Arthur Posted by VukomanovicIgor in West Coast Galore | Oct 11, 2014
- Solomente Insanity, tenacity, a fiery desire for something more. A fervent passion for discovery and dissidence. For everyone these feelings differ in origin, yet they pull us all into the unknown. They propel us and our desire to leave comfort in Posted by misskailyn in Miss Kailyn: An American in Gap Year | Sep 27, 2014
- Peru HopThomas and I had the pleasure to be joined on our travels by his mum, Erika, for almost three weeks in southern Peru! It was a very busy few weeks and we packed in as many places as we could Posted by tag.mrd in Hola América del Sur! | Sep 15, 2014
- Day 12Today we started the day at Lake Titicaaca, the highest navigatable lake in the world. From our hotel we boarded boats that took us to the world famous Uros Islands which are made of reeds and float on the lake. Posted by Nors Stephens in Adventurous Four | Sep 11, 2014
- Cusco to PunoUp early today and on bus to Puno. We left Cusco hotel at 7.15AM. It was a long journey and arrived at 4.30ish. Some of the scenery was similar to Southland in NZ very dry. The colour of Posted by Nors Stephens in Adventurous Four | Sep 10, 2014
- Day 9 & 10Having trouble with WiFi so really short . I typed out last night and again tonight and loose before posting. Couple of busy days in a way but making the most of whats around.
Went on city tour yesterday Posted by Nors Stephens in Adventurous Four | Sep 9, 2014
- The Salkantay trek and Macho Picchu
We arrived back to Cusco yesterday after the Salkantay trek.
We left Cusco at 3am to get the bus to a small town called Mollepata where we had breakfast and started walk Posted by Ethiopia 2014 in South America | Sep 9, 2014
- Machu PicchuHi everyone
Today we had a free morning in the village below Machu Picchu. We opted to do an optional walking tour of a local sanctuary where they had beautiful orchid gardens and they are a habitat for a number of Posted by Nors Stephens in Adventurous Four | Sep 7, 2014
- Machu PicchuYesterday was wow today was oh my god. Early rise 4.30am breakfast 5.15am then on to Ollyantaytambo to catch the train. Raining. So beautiful and different landscape from dry Andes to rain forrest with Snow capped mountains and glaciers Posted by Nors Stephens in Adventurous Four | Sep 6, 2014
- Sacred ValleyWOW what a day today. We went to a place today called Ollantaytambo, the oldest continuously occupied settlement in the Americas. We visited the incan fortress that overlooks the town. after climing to the top and back we then purchased Posted by Nors Stephens in Adventurous Four | Sep 5, 2014
- Lima to CuscoLeft Lima and on to the Sacred Valley. The scenery is spectacular as we are ine Andes and in amongst very rugged mountains.We saw terraces that were built by the Incas and are still used for farming today.We went to Posted by Nors Stephens in Adventurous Four | Sep 4, 2014