Machu Picchu is one of the most famous historical sites in South America, let alone Peru, but it remained unknown by the outside world until about 100 years ago. Hiram Bingham, a United States senator and explorer, rediscovered the Incan ruins in 1911 making this famous ruin known all over the world nowadays.
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New 7 world wonders
Aha, that's why Giant's Causeway is not on the list probably, it has to be manmade. Wonder why for example the temple complex of Bagan in Myanmar is not on it as well, that's maybe even more impressive as Angkor Wat. My favorits are Machu Picchu and the Great Chinese Wall. ...
Champagne at Machu Picchu
I haven't lost my style completely folks. Yes, we carried some mini bottles of champagne for 45km to Machu Picchu (well Ben did, I paid a porter to carry mine instead) to toast our achievement, our 30th ...
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