South America

Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Palpa A Unesco Site Lines of Nasca

Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Palpa   When Peruvian archiologist Toribio Mejía Xesspe hiked through the foothills of Southern Peru in 1926, he had no idea he was about to stumble upon a historical phenomenom– the Nazca lines. About 400km, or 250 miles, south of Lima lies the geoglyphs of Nasca. Within the coastal …

Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Palpa A Unesco Site Lines of Nasca Read More »

When Visiting Machu Picchu you Won’t be Able to Miss Huayna Picchu

Huayna Picchu When visiting Machu Picchu you won’t be able to miss Huayna Picchu. Huayna Picchu, a mountain range in the Cusco region of Peru looms over Machu Picchu and has become a pivotal trail for hikers and adventure seekers alike.   Huayna Picchu stands at 2,693 meters, or 8,835 ft above sea level and …

When Visiting Machu Picchu you Won’t be Able to Miss Huayna Picchu Read More »