Mountain Top Frolic December 19th 2010 This is my belated blog entry about my trip to Macchu Picchu. It was beautiful, breathtaking, impressive, and very much fun. We took the trains in one day and hung out for an overnight before heading up to MP for the day. After MP, we spent a day enjoying the tourist attractions of the town, meaning the hot springs. Also, everything in Aguas Calientes costs 15 soles during the off season.
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South America » Peru » Cusco » Aguas Calientes 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