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Peru
Sacred Valley
Ollantaytambo
Ollantaytambo Fortress
 Inca stonework on the terraces.
Peru
Sacred Valley
Ollantaytambo
Ollantaytambo Fortress
 The baracks area.
Peru
Sacred Valley
Ollantaytambo
Ollantaytambo Fortress
 The walls of the temple.
Peru
Sacred Valley
Ollantaytambo
Ollantaytambo Fortress
 A calendar. The markings were used for astronomical observations.
Peru
Sacred Valley
Ollantaytambo
Ollantaytambo Fortress
 The fortress dates from the mid 15th century.
Peru
Sacred Valley
Ollantaytambo
Ollantaytambo Fortress
 Remains of the Inca settlement from the fortress.
Peru
Inca Trail
Qoriwayrachina
 Inca terracing.
Peru
Inca Trail
Llactapata
 Llactapata ("town on a hill") is an Inca ruin at 2550m.
Peru
Inca Trail
Paqaymayu Valley
 Runku Raqay (3800m) is an Inca post for controlling pilgrims.
Peru
Inca Trail
Paqaymayu Valley
 An Inca road forms part of the trail.
Peru
Inca Trail
Paqaymayu Valley
 An Inca house, one of the many Inca ruins along the trail.
Peru
Inca Trail
Sayaq Marka
 Sayaq Marka is on the slopes of the valley.
Peru
Inca Trail
Sayaq Marka
 Sayaq Marka is at 3728m.
Peru
Inca Trail
Sayaq Marka
 The site covers a large area.
Peru
Inca Trail
Sayaq Marka
 Sayaq Marka was a pilgrim rest stop.
Peru
Inca Trail
Sayaq Marka
 Inca staircase.
Peru
Inca Trail
Sayaq Marka
 Inca tunnel above Sayaq Marka.
Peru
Inca Trail
Phuyupatamarka
 Phuyupatamarka is an Inca ceremonial centre at 3627m.
Peru
Inca Trail
Phuyupatamarka
 The site features a series of fountains.
Peru
Inca Trail
Phuyupatamarka
 Curved walls.
Peru
Inca Trail
Phuyupatamarka
 A walled enclosure.
Peru
Inca Trail
Phuyupatamarka
 The site is on a slope.
Peru
Inca Trail
Urubamba River
 A pligrim rest halt.
Peru
Inca Trail
Urubamba River
Winay Wayna
 Winay Wayna (2700m) is an Inca pilgrims' rest.
Peru
Inca Trail
Urubamba River
Winay Wayna
 Buildings on the slope.
Peru
Inca Trail
Urubamba River
 Forested slopes of the valley.
Peru
Inca Trail
Urubamba River
 Inti Punku (the Gateway of the Sun) at 2750m marks the end of the Inca Trail.
Peru
Inca Trail
Urubamba River
 View of Machu Picchu from Inti Punku.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Machu Picchu (2460m) is a piligrimage city constructed around 1450.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Ceremonial buildings and plazas.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Machu Picchu is set in front of the peak, Huayna Picchu, 300m higher.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Residential and industrial areas.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 The site was abandoned before the arrival of the Spanish and rediscovered in 1911.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Terraces lead up to a plateau above the city.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Funerary rock used to mummify bodies.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 The hut of the caretaker of the Funerary Rock.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 The walls of the Ceremonial area.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Walled enclosure in the ceremonial area.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 The enormous Ceremonial area is the heart of the site.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Building in the ceremonial area.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 The Ceremonial area is on several levels.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Sixteen connected ceremonial stone baths.
Peru
Machu Picchu
Temple of the Sun
 The circular Temple of the Sun is the main place of worship.
Peru
Machu Picchu
Temple of the Sun
 The distinctive trapeziod doorways of the Incas.
Peru
Machu Picchu
Temple of the Sun
 Fine stone work.
Peru
Machu Picchu
Temple of the Sun
 Trapeziod niches that once housed gold objects.
Peru
Machu Picchu
Temple of the Sun
 A cavern beneith the temple once housed mummies of royalty.
Peru
Machu Picchu
Temple of the Sun
 Inca stones carved to fit together tightly and be earthquake resistant.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Quarry area.
Peru
Machu Picchu
Temple of the Three Windows
 The Temple of the Three Windows.
Peru
Machu Picchu
Temple of the Three Windows
 The interior of the temple has large foundation stones.
Peru
Machu Picchu
Temple of the Three Windows
 View through a window.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Inca sundial.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Houses overlooked by steep forested mountains.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 The house of the high priest.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Buildings and terraces.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 A carved stone that was used as a calendar.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Llamas and villagers in the residential area.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Llamas wandering around the ruins.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Temple wall with windows.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 Walled enclosure with houses.
Peru
Machu Picchu
 The buildings are set around natural rock formations.
Peru
Arequipa
La Compania
 The cloisters are very ornately carved.
Peru
Arequipa
Goyaneche Palace
 Colonial period painting and furniture.
Peru
Arequipa
La Recoleta
 The monastery dates from 1648.
Peru
Arequipa
La Recoleta
 The cloisters.
Peru
Arequipa
La Recoleta Museum
 Textile and arrow of the Stripiba people of the Amazon region.
Peru
Arequipa
La Recoleta Museum
 Stripiba vessel from the Amazon region.
Peru
Arequipa
La Recoleta Museum
 Spanish embroidery with a Christian theme.
Peru
Arequipa
La Recoleta Museum
 Mummy from the Nazca (200 BC to 450 AD).
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 The convent housed 450 nuns living secluded from the outside world.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 The convent was active untill 1970.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Colonial architecture at the convent.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Original transport and furniture.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 One of the many small chapels in the complex.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Cooking utensils.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Pastel colours.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Part of the convent kitchens.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Small residential quarter.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Stepped street.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Washing area.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Clothes washing machine.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Santa Catalina covers two blocks and is like a city within a city.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Kitchen utensils.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Room furnishings.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Metal stove.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Toilet.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 The nuns' canteen.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 A courtyard decorated with wall paintings.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Wall painting with flowers and a bird.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Sections of the complex are linked by tunnels.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Confessionals for the nuns.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Pastel coloured arches.
Peru
Arequipa
Santa Catalina
 Santa Catalina is a walled complex used as a convent between 1580 and 1970.
Peru
Colca Canyon
 Kollahuas rock tombs.
Peru
Nazca
Nazca Lines
 The Nazca Lines are geometric lines, shapes and figures drawn in the deserts of southern Peru. They are best seen from the air.
Peru
Nazca
Nazca Lines
 These geometric shapes date from 6th century AD.
Peru
Nazca
Nazca Lines
 The Hummingbird is 50m long and dates from 3rd Century BC.
Peru
Nazca
Nazca Lines
 The Spider is 46m long.
Peru
Nazca
Nazca Lines
 The so-called Astronaut is a pre-Nazca human figure dating from the Paracas period arounnd 400 BC.

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