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Late June - Inti Raymi Festival - Cusco, Peru

A recreation of the Inca Festival of the Sun – Inti Raymi - at Sacsayhuaman, Cusco

Place of myth and celebration: Crowds gather at Stonehenge every year to mark the annual summer solstice

Was Stonehenge moved by Welsh tribes as they went east?

Despite a forecast for rain, a large crowd gathered at the famous historic stone circle—a UNESCO-listed ancient monument—to celebrate the sunrise closest to the winter solstice, the shortest day of the year.

A Photo Story and guide to exploring Ollantaytambo with Kids. Ollantaytambo, located towards the western end of The Sacred Valley, is home to a spectacular Inca fortress that once served as the royal estate for Emperor Pachacuti. During the Spanish conquest of Peru it became the citadel from which in 1536 Inca emperor Manco Inca successfully fought off the Spaniards, marking one of the Incas’ greatest victories of all.

Ollantaytambo, The Sacred Valley, Peru - with Kids

A Photo Story and guide to exploring Ollantaytambo with Kids. Ollantaytambo, located towards the western end of The Sacred Valley, is home to a spectacular Inca fortress that once served as the royal estate for Emperor Pachacuti. During the Spanish conque

visita a la ciudad de Arequipa, cañon del COlca

visita a la ciudad de Arequipa, cañon del COlca

Tipon near Cusco is an amazing inca ruin that, much like Machu Picchu, survived the times almost unscathed. The unique water gardens of the Incas ae hardly known yet deserve to be one of the main highlights within the sacred valley of Peru

Tipon water gardens - Just as beautiful as Machu Pichu

Tipon near Cusco is an amazing inca ruin that, much like Machu Picchu, survived the times almost unscathed. The unique water gardens of the Incas ae hardly known yet deserve to be one of the main highlights within the sacred valley of Peru

beautiful view the Machu picchu https://www.salkantaytrek.org/

best view of MachuPicchu in the Inca Trail

The Sacred Valley in Peru.

Why Cusco, Peru is worth more than a stopover visit

Cusco is perhaps most famous for being the gateway to Machu Picchu. That’s a shame, as it’s more than a place to cool your heels en route to the Inca Trail.

Plaza de Armas de Cusco en Cusco, Cusco

See 2752 photos from 13128 visitors about cute, architecture, and balcony. "I like coming here with my toddler as he loves wandering around and I can.

Pisac Market

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Cusco: llega el Inti Raymi, la fiesta más fastuosa del Padre Sol

Bolivian indigenous witch doctors blessed mother earth with alcoholic drinks to mark the solstice in Tiawanaku, some 47 miles from La Paz. (Reuters Photo)

Bolivian indigenous witch doctors blessed mother earth with alcoholic drinks to mark the solstice in Tiawanaku, some 47 miles from La Paz.

Winter Solstice 2014: How and where to celebrate the longest night of the year

Winter Solstice Facts About Pagan Yule Holidays, Wicca Traditions, Ties To Christmas

Salkantay Mountain - Salkantay, Cusco - Peru http://exploretraveler.com

This photo from Cusco, South is titled 'Salkantay Mountain'.

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