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Ollantaytambo, in the ruins themselves
Peru

This was taken from within the Ollantaytambo ruins overlooking the modern town.  These were some of the more impressive ruins we saw with some truly immense stones.

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Tags: ollantaytambo; inca; peru; sacred valley; valle sagrada; ruins
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