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An Inca Trail and The Sacred Valley- Peru - by Helena

April 15th 2007
One of our best times in Peru was following an old Inca Trail around the Inca Temple and fortress at Pisac. It was great! There were watchtowers looking down the valley to where the River Amazon is only a 2 day walk away! Our guide, Reuben, was an artist and he also played the flute! We went just by ourselves with Reuben and there was hardly anyone around. It was easy to imagine the Incas living ... read more
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Peruvian Flag Ancient Peru was the seat of several prominent Andean civilizations, most notably that of the Incas whose empire was captured by the Spanish conquistadors in 1533. Peruvian independence was declared in 1821, and remaining Spanish forces defeated in 1... ... read more
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