Lares Trek to Machu Picchu


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July 30th 2008
Published: September 15th 2008
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As I'm sure you all know we have both been looking forward to what for some is the jewel in South America's crown of amazing sights: Machu Picchu. However the actual "Inca trail" is booked up almost for a year in advance so we had known for some time we could not do the traditional trekking route to Machu Picchu but there are several alternative routes to trek which offer very different experien... Read Full Entry



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Fresh as daisies
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Blue skies appear
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Emerald Lakes
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Camp for the night
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Glacier above our campsite
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Vista

Day 2
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Highest point

Day 2, 4800m was our highest point over the pass you can see
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Peakaboo

Morning 3, we consider getting up...
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Llama

Day 3
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Ollayantaytambo

The great Inka general
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Hubert

Our guide points out the obvious... its Machu Picchu!
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Machu Picchu streets



15th September 2008

pachamama
How wonderful that this experience was all that you dreamed of. It was worth searching for the right people to do this with. Love your salute to the sun Kaz. What a blessing to have taken part in a ritual celebration of thanks to our great mother. Looking forward to seeing more photos and hearing your stories.
15th September 2008

I Miss You
When are you going to come back and play football with me, I like the children. Have you still got your beard. Goodbye and lots of love from Dillanxxxxxxxxxx
21st September 2008

I suspect I will never visit this amazing place but your brilliant photos and vivid writing are undoubtedly the next best thing (and I avoid the crowds of tourists!)
21st September 2008

Inca dream come true
I have looked forward to your blog on Machu Pichu and it did not disapoint. Beatifully written and wonderful photographs. I am glad it lived up to your expectations. Sounds like you had the perfect Inca experience. Lots of love xxx
23rd September 2008

Machu Micchuuuuuuuuuuu!!!!!!
Quality. I really want to go there and see the fantastical qualityness for myself. Am aboot to get onto yer next blog
12th January 2012
Warren

looks very interesting huh..

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