Machu Picchu- Home of the Kings


After arriving at Machu Picchu you are welcomed by, what seems at first to be a contradiction in location. Expecting to find a five-hundred year old city atop an Andean Mountain, I was pleasantly surprised to find a couple of buildings, a very expensive hotel and and a series of steps inviting guests to enter this mystical sanctuary hidden for centuries high in the clouds in the midst of a South American rain forest. 

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