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Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu was built around 1450, at the height of the Inca Empire and was abandoned in 1572. It was thought to be an estate of the Inca emperor Pachacuti, who ruled 1438 to 1472. Machu Picchu, Peru, Afternoon Postcard … Continue reading

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Peruvian Magic

During my trip to Peru I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to climb Huayna Picchu, which is the mountain that sits behind Machu Picchu in the photo below. If you ever get the chance you should do it. … Continue reading

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