Modern guards guarding traditional guards at Lima's Presidential
Hooters in Lima, in a mall overlooking the Pacific (shrouded in
One of the reasons it was hard for us to believe the nearby rivers
to the Amazon -- this mountain was to the east of us!
Incan wall in Cuzco
Cuzco's San Lorenzo Church, built atop Incan walls (center right
Sunday parade at Plaza de Armas, Cuzco. This square was once plated
Three generations of Quechuas, come to the parade.
Clash of cultures.
Rob, Graeme and Gillian at Saqsaywaman.
Massive corner rocks at Saqsaywaman.
There is not room enough to stick a knife between these rocks!
Aguas Calientes. The rocks go up ...
... and the gravel comes down.
The Watchman's Hut at Machu Picchu at break of dawn.
The fog lifts, revealing ...
... Machu Picchu.
Rob on buttress terracing at Machu Picchu.
Andi in Machu Picchu temple window, with terraces in background.
One of Machu Picchu's "llama mowers".
Gate to the unfinished Temple of the Sun at Ollantaytambo. Note
studs used to lift the blocks into place, which were to have been
Agricultural terracing at Pisac, as seen from ruins at the top.
Inca wall at Pisac, showing their graceful incorporation of natural
Temple of the Sun at Pisac, viewed from yet another temple higher
with modern town of Pisac far below. Note terraces everywhere.
Pisac Temple of the Sun.
Y'all come down here, y' hear?