0 Likes

Central Plaza in Aguas Calientes, Peru.
Peru

The central plaza in Aguas Calientes, Peru.  The large statue in the center is of the Inca Pachicuteq who may have been responsible for the construction of Machu Picchu.  Aguas Calientes is the main stopover point on the way to Machu Picchu. 

Copyright: Joe Griffin
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14512x7256
Geüpload: 15/04/2012
Geüpdatet: 23/07/2014
Keer bekeken:

...


Tags: aguas calientes; peru; machu picchu; pachicuteq
comments powered by Disqus

Willy Kaemena
Mercado Aguas Calientes
Seungsang Yoo(유승상)
Machu Picchu Aguas Calientes
Willy Kaemena
Machu Picchu - Aguas Calientes
Julius Sunpanoramas.com
Aguas Calientes Machu Picchu Peru
Joe Griffin
The Urubamba River in Aguas Calientes
Ivan Schuler Pascasio
In the train to machu picchu
NilsW
Machu Picchu seen from Putucusi/ 03.2012
Rolf Ris
Machupicchu Sonnentor
Joe Griffin
Machu Picchu Terraces
Seungsang Yoo(유승상)
Llama Of Machu Picchu
Arroz Marisco
Urubamba Valley From The Residential Sector
Joe Griffin
Small enclosure at Machu Picchu
Igor Adamec
Croatian State Archives - Reading room 1
Johan Offermans & Karl Overholt
Harpa, Reykjavik, Iceland
Aaron Priest
Bold Coast, Cutler, Maine Pano 7
Uwe Buecher
On the roof of Rotunda Church in Xewkija, Gozo
Clay Morehead
The Workshop
bibouroku tabito
The equipment,imitate a wrecked ship. Hirono coast park 3 ( Shizuoka City )
Johan Offermans & Karl Overholt
Langjokull glacier Iceland
Pártos László
Malomvölgy
Thomas K Sharpless
Herreshoffs!
Martin Maroušek
Three Crosses - West Bohemia
Daniel Christaldi
Cherry Tree hill view with souvenir table
Greg Matter (BLACKBLITZ)
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Strasbourg (indoor)
Joe Griffin
Memorial Auditorium
Joe Griffin
Tide Pools at Pescadero State Beach
Joe Griffin
The Old Clarksburg Sugar Mill
Joe Griffin
Tikal: the Mundo Perdido (a.k.a. the Lost World)
Joe Griffin
Old Stamp Mill, Water Wheel, and Buildings in Nevada City, CA
Joe Griffin
Creek Crossing in the Martis Valley
Joe Griffin
Lake Isabella Auxilary Dam
Joe Griffin
Fishing in the fog in the American River
Joe Griffin
Frontyard2
Joe Griffin
Snow in historic downtown Truckee
Joe Griffin
Black Chasm Cavern in Amador County, California
Joe Griffin
Kennedy Wheels State Park, a Standing Wheel
More About South America

South America makes up the southern half of the Americas and a large part of Latin America. It's home to the world's longest mountain range, biggest waterfall and largest river -- even these mammoths pale in comparison to the stunning variety of life forms thriving in the rainforest. To the northwest, off the coast of Ecuador, lie the Galapagos Islands, which are unique for hosting species not found anywhere else on earth. These were the subject of study for Charles Darwin in his theory of evolution, which he himself said will require proof in every single case. The main languages in South America are Spanish and Portugese, which basically tells you which European countries colonized the place. The South American wars of independence took place over two decades in the early 19th century, led by Simon Bolivar of Venezuela and Jose san Martin of Argentina. Following liberation from Portugal and Spain, South America took off into its own development, capitalizing on the rich deposits of oil, gold, copper, silver and tango musicians. Brazil is the largest country in South America and home to one of the world's best parties, Carnaval. Have you heard of samba music? How about bossa nova? Maybe dancing for three days straight? I can't say enough good things about South America. All the world's continents have amazing secrets and treasures laying in wait for your discovery, but in South America... just have a look at our pictures while you're waiting for online confirmation of your plane tickets to hit your inbox.Text by Steve Smith.