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Joe Routon sends some travel photos from Peru; his captions are indented, and you can click on his photos to enlarge them. I visited Machu Picchu once, and consider it one of the three or four most beautiful places I’ve visited.
Here are some photos that I made in Peru at Machu Picchu, one of the 7 Wonders of the World. It was built around 1450 AD by the Incas.
We arrived early in the morning to watch the clouds lift.
Here’s one of Machu Picchu’s ubiquitous llamas.
Machu Picchu, 7,000 feet above sea level in the Andes Mountains, is the most visited tourist attraction in Peru. It was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983.
The Urubamba River near Machu Picchu.
A Peruvian mother and child.
This is a Peruvian shaman. The shamans are healers who have passed along ancient knowledge dating back before the Incas.