Exploring Peru with Yale Educational Travel; Mary Miller; Yale Alumni Association

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Cusco Cathedral; Amber C Snider; Atlas Obscura

Situated on a sacred Inca site, this 16th-century cathedral took nearly 100 years to build.

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Wheelchair tours of Machu Picchu offered for first time; Andy Knaggs; Leisure Management

At 8,000ft (2,438m) above sea level, the Inca city of Machu Picchu is a stiff climb even for the able- bodied, and has been completely inaccessible for those in a wheelchair. That has now changed after travel company Wheel the World started offering specialised trips to the Peruvian world wonder.

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10 Best Places to Travel in May; Afar

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High life in the Andes!; Stephen Oryszcuk; Jewish News

In the footsteps of Incas and conquistadors,  Stephen Oryszcuk heads for Peru and finds some startling and exotic sights…

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Machu Picchu Is Wheelchair-Accessible for the First Time Ever; Michele Debczak; Mental Floss

People in wheelchairs can now travel to Machu Picchu in Peru without spending a fortune.

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Top UNESCO sites at risk from climate change; Katy Scott; CNN

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Climate change imperils some of the most beloved UNESCO World Heritage Sites — from the sinking city of Venice to the mass bleaching of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.

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Top places to visit while in Peru; Andina

History, nature, cultural traditions, adventure, and other factors make Peru the ideal place for travelers who can never get enough of its astounding natural attractions and the hospitality of its warm people.

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The Most Amazing Historical Discoveries of 2018; Sarah Pruitt; History.com

From a 13,000-year-old brewery to a long-lost ancient city supposedly built by Trojan War captives, it was an eventful year for historical discoveries. As the…

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Great Escapes: Cusco, Peru’s Charming Second City; Brent Crane; Barron’s

This city in the sky—near Machu Picchu—is becoming one of South America’s hottest destinations, with abundant cultural, historical, and culinary delights…

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