Cusco to Quayaquil

Today we spent a full day exploring the Cusco City, visiting the Cathedral, the market streets, and even had the opportunity to observe a festival (that usually happen on Saturdays and Sundays in the cities). We had free time for lunch before returning to our hotel for a relaxing evening (or continuing to shop for [...]

Ollantaytambo

Ollantaytambo

This little town is one of my favorite villages in Peru. We spent the morning exploring the village and the local ruins. Ollantaytambo (followed closely by Pisac) is one of my favorite cities in Peru. From the markets, to the ruins, to the charming little streets - you could spend weeks in this charming little [...]

Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu

Early this morning we were up and ready to visit Machu Picchu. We woke up for breakfast at 5am before catching the early morning bus. The bus ride to the top is a scenic 20 minute ride to the top, where we were able to watch the sun (mostly clouds) come up from behind the [...]