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Top 10 Fascinating Facts About Peru – 2020; Jonathan H Kantor; Listverse

Peru is a beautiful and fascinating country with a rich culture and history, but how much do you know about it? If you’ve never been to Peru, odds are you know little about it, which is a shame.

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Machu Picchu the Lost City Rediscovered; Francisco Jara; The Citizen

Before the pandemic, around 3 000 people a day would visit Machu Picchu, which means “Old Mountain” in the Quechua language that predominated in the Inca empire. Now, visitors and staff must pass through a temperature control before entering the site.

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Eager tourists return to misty Machu Picchu after long lockdown; AFP

Mists hung low over Machu Picchu, adding an eerie, otherworldly atmosphere as delighted tourists entered the iconic Inca citadel for the first time after eight months of lockdown due to the coronavirus.

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Tourists return to misty Machu Picchu after months of isolation; AFP/Malay Mail

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Machu Picchu: get to know Peru’s icon of Inca civilization; Agnes Rivera; Lonely Planet

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Rediscover the legendary lost city of the Incas; World Inside Picture

The lost city of the Incas is the unofficial name given to Machu Picchu, the mountain ridge constructed by the Inca Empire in the 15th- century and located in eastern Peru. It was forgotten for a…

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Mistakes travelers make when visiting Machu Picchu; Lori Zaino; The Points Guy

Machu Picchu is one of the wonders of the world — and tourists are visiting the spectacular Inca citadel in increasing numbers. But a trip to see this magnificent UNESCO World Heritage site nestled deep within the Andes mountains can be complicated, thanks in part to ever-changing rules and regulations provoked on by the steady…

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How to Get to Machu Picchu: Tours and Tips for Visiting; Lyn Mettler; US News

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Visiting Machu Picchu: 5 things You Must Do; Leigh McAdam; Hike Bike Travel

Visiting Machu Picchu is almost a rite of passage for some travelers. Leigh McAdam would recommend these 5 things you do if you’re still keen to visit, despite crowds.

Source: Visiting Machu Picchu: 5 things You Must Do – Hike Bike Travel

Photos: American archaeologist gets first look at Machu Picchu; Easy Travel

On July 24, 1911, American archeologist Hiram Bingham got his first look at Machu Picchu, an ancient Inca settlement in Peru that is now one of the world’s top tourist…

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Day Trip Guide and Tips for Visiting Machu Picchu; Mary Solio On; The World Is A Book

Machu Picchu, the mysterious 15th century “Lost City of the Incas” in between two Peruvian mountains was voted one of the New Seven Wonders of the World.

Source: Day Trip Guide and Tips for Visiting Machu Picchu – The World Is A Book