December 18, 2014

Classic View of Machu Picchu

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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This classic view of Machu Picchu greets travelers from around the world as they enter the site. Itís perhaps the most famous attraction in Peruís Sacred Valley, although there are certainly many more sites equally deserving of your tourist time.

Photo from the Road: Family Llama

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The Nazca Lines, Juanita the Ice Maiden and Other Cool Things to See in Peru

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Sacsayhuaman, Pisac, Ollantaytambo and Machu Picchu: All Accessible from Peruís Sacred Valley

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Photo from the Road: Flautist of the Sacred Valley

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Photo from the Road: Peruvian Cowgirl on a Park Bench

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Photo from the Road: Peruvian Woman in Blue

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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); High in the Andes Mountains, in the Sacred Valley of Peru, I ran into this woman somewhere between Cuzco and Machu Picchu.