Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru This Inca site is situated on a mountain ridge above Peru's Sacred Valley. Archeologists believe it was built as an estate for the Inca emperor Pachacuti.
Peru is home to one of the most visited ancient ruins today, Machu Picchu. Literally meaning “Old Mountain”, Machu Picchu is a pre-Columbian Inca site that was built around 1400 CE.
I love Peru as a nation! Located in Western South America, this nation is worth exploring. I often wonder how will I react when I'll visit Machu Picchu. I'll have to post the pic of my reaction when I'll visit this lost city!
Macchu Picchu, Peru - Lost (and found) City of the Incas, one of 7 new World Wonders. Train, Inca Trail, or new backdoor hike worth every step and hour spent in awe. Extra credit: recite Neruda’s Las Alturas.
Watering the horses: A staff member sprays water to maintain the humidity of an ancient horse and chariot pit unearthed in Luoyang, China. The main pit has a five chariots and 12 horses buring almost years ago