PISAC - THE SACRED VALLEY - Seattle meets Mexiland...and a whole heap of locales... April 27th 2008 PISAC enters the Sacred Valley, and once had the major Inca road. Here we found the ruined citadel, which sits at the entrance to the gorge.
My new found friend and fellow trekker Elizabeth (from Seattle) accompanied me on this trip. We opted not to go by tourist bus but to experience how the locals get there, so made our way to el terminal para Pisac which looked more like someone’s back ... read more
South America » Peru » Cusco 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