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Travel Map and Photo Blog - Peru, Bolivia

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Traveling to Peru/Bolivia... arriving in Lima (Peru), via Santiago (Chile) and Auckland (New Zealand), then traveling to/through Lima, Huaraz, Trujillo, Cajamarca, Chiclayo, Lima, Ayacucho, Andahualas, Cuzco, Ollantaytambo, Aguas Calientes, Machu Piccu, Cuzco (Peru), Copacabana, La Paz (Bolivia), and back home via Santiago (Chile) and Auckland (New Zealand)...

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Laguna Querococha
In the mountains above Huaraz, you'll find Laguna Querococha, Peru.

Naked Peruvian
The legendary Peruvian Hairless dog, allegedly favourite pet of Incan royalty, Trujillo, Peru.

Cumbe Mayo
The mystical petroglyphic, rock formations of 'Cumbe Mayo', near Cajamarca, Peru.

Corny Shot
Peruvians love their corn, hope you do too!

Lord of Sipan
Ancient 'Moche' burial site, near Chiclayo, Peru.

Semana Santa
Easter celebrations surging through the crowded streets, Chiclayo, Peru.

Plaza de Armas
The 'Plaza de Armas', in the delightful township, Ayacucho, Peru.

'Cuesta de San Blas', Cuzco, Sacred Valley, Peru.

Ollantaytambo Inca Fortress
The massive Inca Fortress, Ollantaytambo, Sacred Valley, Peru. (3 stitch shot)

Pisac Man
Fabric seller at the famous weekend markets, Pisac, Sacred Valley, Peru.

Fields of Gold
Golden fields of wheat, on the way to the terraced amphitheatre near Moray, Sacred Valley, Peru.

Stepping back in Time
The unique amphitheatre-like terrace built by the Inca's. They used this terraced site as a nursery, to find the optimum conditions in which to grow the plants they cultivated, Moray, Sacred Valley, Peru.

In the hills above Urubamba, warm salt laden waters are diverted, channeled, dried and collected at the Incan Pans of Salinas, Sacred Valley, Peru.

Machu Misty Picchu
A rainy and misty day, at mysterious Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, Peru.

Copacabana Beach
Bolivia's famous 'Copacabana Beach', taken from the summit of 'Cerro Calvario', Copacabana, Bolivia.

Revellers on 'Copacabana Beach', celebrating their National Day, Copacabana, Bolivia.

Llimani View
At 6438m, 'Mount Llimani', the highest mountain in the 'Cordillera Real', towering over the highest capital... in the World, La Paz, Bolivia.

Witches' Markets
Offerings to the 'Pachamama', in the 'Mercado de las Brujas' or 'Witches' Market', La Paz, Bolivia.

Other photos from my travels;

Peruvian photos - (PhotoStream)
Bolivian photos - (PhotoStream)

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