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Inkaraqay

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Located on the otherwise unknown side of the Huayna Picchu mountain, the Peruvian Culture Ministry, presented Inkaraqay, a fascinating place located only 20 minute away from Aguas Calientes; on kilometer 117 of the railroad that leads to the Machu Picchu hydroelectric plant. Its walls and terraces  skirt its abysmal cliffs that rise steep from the […]

Machu Picchu

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Machu Picchu (from the Quechua machu, old, and picchu, mountain, meaning “old mountain”), is the contemporary name that is given to a llaqta (ancient Inca Andean town) of stone built during the XV century and the rock base that joints the Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu mountains on the west side of the central Andes, […]

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Machu Picchu

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Machu Picchu (quechua Machu Pikchu, “Old Mountain”), is a city built during 1400 and 1500 by Inca Pachacutec, the greatest Inca from Tahuantinsuyo (Inca Empire Era in Peru). It has two big areas, the agriculture formed mainly by gardens and food storage and an urban area, where you can see the sacred area with temples, […]