Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu Adventures March 24th 2014 Today is the day! We get to explore Machu Picchu!
I wake up to my alarm at 2:30am in the morning. Michael is growling. He couldn't really sleep as he has been affected the most by the altitude in Cusco. Cusco is 11,200 feet above sea level. It does make it difficult to breath and I find myself taking deeper breaths than normal in order to get enough oxygen. Cusco is higher than Machu Picc ... 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
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I'm Maeve :-) I'm a young professional that currently lives in Center City Philadelphia. My husband and I are as addicted as we can be professionally and financially to using my passport. I've visited over 30 countries so far in my 29 years of life and thoroughly plan on continuing to grow that list. I hope to use this blog to reach out to my friends and family during my travels to share stories and pictures in an effort to make me feel as if the... full info