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Machu Pichu First Moment
A wonder of Peru in Maras
Machu Picchu emerging from the clouds after a rainstorm
Just Machu Picchu
Ruins of ancient Inca town lost in mountains
Inca
Visiting a mid-15 century town Ollantaytambo in Peru
From Pachamama
Tunupa's image in stone near Machu Picchu.
Twilight in the Ancient Capital
open door inca to the world of harmony human and environment
Inca women making bread
Inca woman at her loom
On the Precipice of Machu Picchu
Salt Ponds of Maras, Sacred Valley, Peru
Andean Woman Displays Her Colorfully Dyed Wools
Traditional Incan Textile Dyeing
Traditional Incan Weaving III
Traditional Incan Weaving II
Traditional Incan weaving
Machu Picchu
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Twilight in the Ancient Capital

The sky darkens over Cusco (Cuzco), the ancient capital of the Inca empire. Spanish colonial architecture forms the most prominent elements of the cities cityscape, while the mountains in the Andean highlands form the backdrop. Centered here is Plaza de Armas, the central square of Cuzco.

TAGS: Cusco, Cuzco, Inca, Peru, Plaza

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2014
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 5, 2016, 6:57 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 67mm
Shutter Speed: 1/0
Aperture: f9
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Cusco, Peru