Machu Picchu, The Lost City of the Incas, one of the seven wonders of the world. The name Machu Picchu alone conjures up romantic images of exploration and historical discovery. Unfortunately for me, Machu Picchu only aroused a mild level of excitement, mostly due to its aforementioned notoriety.
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January 4, 2009 – 6:10 pm
By Steve Bouey | Posted in History, Peru, South America, Trip Thoughts | Also tagged Aguas Calientes, clouds, Cusco, hiking, Hiram Bingham, Inca, Machu Picchu, Peru, rain, ruins, seven wonders of the world, train, Waynapicchu, weather | Comments (1)
Into The Great White Open
December 5, 2008 – 10:17 am
Salar de Uyuni is a name that many people might not immediately recognize, but photos of this massive salt pan are known throughout the world. Unfortunately, photos of this natural wonder do not really do the salar any justice as its immense scale is simply too large to really document let alone comprehend unless you visit Uyuni firsthand in person.
By Steve Bouey | Posted in Bolivia, South America | Also tagged Bolivia, Isla de Pescado, Photos, salar, Salt flats, sunset, tours, Uyuni | Comments (2)