Cusco and Machu Picchu September 18th 2010 You can't leave Peru without having paid a visit to one of the worlds most famous ruins.
So, we spent our first day in Cusco searching for the best budget tour.
We stayed at Loki hostel, and they had a tour for app. 200$. Right next door we found a little shack were they sold us a tour for half of this price!
But, instead of going by train we had to take a route which was a lot longer, and als ... read more
South America » Peru » Cusco » Machu Picchu 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