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The pandemic closes Machu Picchu – again; AFP

 

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Discover the ancient `Lost City’ in dynamic library exhibit; Mark Snyder; Wicked Local

A spring exhibit didn’t pan out because of the pandemic, but just wait until you get a load of this artist’s current offering at Stoughton library. Read Snyder’s Stoughton.

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Machu Picchu to reopen for tourists after train protests; Live Mint

The protests had forced the site to close on Monday, just six weeks after it reopened following an almost eight-month closure due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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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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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.

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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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