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Sunrise over the Lost Kingdom of the People of the Clouds - Kuelap

Published about 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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Atop a cliff face overlooking the Utcubamba Valley below, the forgotten fortress of Kuelap occup<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/sunrise-over-the-lost-kingdom-of-the-people-of-the-clouds-kuelap-peru">...(more)</a>

Machu Picchu before Sunset

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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The day gradually drew to a close with the sun about to cast a long shadow of Huayna Picchu over the citadel. The guards were going to urge visitors to head to the exit soon.

The Royal Residence 3

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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Just another view from the Royal Residence along the corridor - the Caretaker Hut greets the residents to remind them that death is only a stone's throw away everyday.

The Royal Residence 2

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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Just another view from the Royal Residence near its entrance from the Central Plaza.

The Royal Residence 1

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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I was just wandering and ended up here at the Royal Residential Complex - the stonewalls here are particularly well preserved.

Temple Complex from Central Plaza

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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The place swarmed now with tourists became more like a busy theme park on a Sunday morning and walking against the stream of to<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/temple-complex-from-central-plaza-peru">...(more)</a>

Overlooking the Inca Drawbridge

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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The Inca Drawbridge is in actual fact a plank of wood that plugs the gap on this abandoned walkway that the Incans had etched out<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/overlooking-the-inca-drawbridge-peru">...(more)</a>

The Glowing Sky before Dawn over Machu Picchu

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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There were people who had laid claims to various vantage points along the southern terrace of Machu Picchu for a cl<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-glowing-sky-before-dawn-over-machu-picchu-peru">...(more)</a>

Cloudy Dawn Over Plaza de Armas, Cusco

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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The town was preparing for the festival of Inti Rami and the fountain holding the statue of the Inca Emperor Atahuallpa had<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/cloudy-dawn-over-plaza-de-armas-cusco-peru">...(more)</a>

The Mineral Waterfall of Maras

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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A small trail uphill zigzaging from the salt pans at Maras will take one to this spot where the salt pans viewed from above is lik<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-mineral-waterfall-of-maras-peru">...(more)</a>

Dawn Over Plaza de Armas, Cusco

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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I was warned that it was unsafe to venture out so early in the morning by the staff at the hotel I was staying but it turned out t<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/dawn-over-plaza-de-armas-cusco-peru">...(more)</a>

The Last Resting Place of the Incan Emperor Atahualpa

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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Known as El Cuarto del Rescate, or simply the Ransom House this is the only remains of the ancient Incan Pa<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-last-resting-place-of-the-incan-emperor-atahualpa-peru">...(more)</a>

Machu Picchu from the Caretaker's Hut

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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Though by late morning the blazing sun had made the walk up to the Caretaker's Hut a sweaty affair the place was visited by <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/machu-picchu-from-the-caretakers-hut-peru">...(more)</a>

Huaca Malena - Asia, Peru

Published over 1 year ago by Alvaro Ledesma

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Huaca Malena is typical of archaeological sites along the South-central coast of Peru in that it has been extensively looted for its fine Wari <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/huaca-malena-asia-peru">...(more)</a>

First Rays of Dawn over the Ancient Citadel of Machu Picchu

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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Perched on a precipitous mountain ridge at 2,430m above Urubamba Valley, overlooking the fast flowing rive<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/first-rays-of-dawn-over-the-ancient-citadel-of-machu-picchu">...(more)</a>

The Making of Salt Pans at Maras

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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Since Incan times, the subterranean stream in Maras has been harvested for its salt. The method by which salt is obtained has la<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-making-of-salt-pans-at-maras-peru">...(more)</a>

Inca, Palma de Mallorca

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The Ancient Burial Site of Karajía

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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A easy 30 minute downhill walk from the little village of Cruz Pata will take one to reach the ancient burial site of Karajía e<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-ancient-burial-site-of-karaja-peru">...(more)</a>

Incan Salt Pans at Maras, Cusco

Published over 1 year ago by Arroz Marisco

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Hundreds of salt pans sparkle under the mid-day sun in stark contrast to the arid valley in which this spectacular Incan attractio<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/incan-salt-pans-at-maras-cusco-peru">...(more)</a>