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Machu Picchu

As part of our trip to South America last year, we visited the famous Inca site Machu Picchu. A must-see on most travellers ‘places to visit list’! Machu Picchu is located on a mountain in the Cusco Region, about 80 kilometres away from Cusco. The Urubamba River flows through the valley below. It is believed to have been constructed in the 15th century, but was abandoned at the time of the Spanish… Read More

Machu Picchu

After some difficulties reaching Cusco, we managed to explore the magnificient Machu Picchu. The famous Inca site was really impressive despite rather foggy weather. Furthermore, we enjoyed a scenic train ride along the Rio Urubamba to Aguas Calientes. Definitely worth the effort of getting there! As usual, stay tuned for an extensive special here on traveluxblog!