Salt Terraces of Maras

Salt Terraces of Maras  |  Sacred Valley, Peru  |  Located approximately 30 minutes away from Ollantaytambo and/or 40 kilometers from Cusco, you will find Maras. The town is well known for its nearby salt evaporation ponds, in use since Inca times. The salt-evaporation ponds are up-slope, less than a kilometer west of the town. Follow my Instagram Peru Photo Gallery for more tips, photos and videos.  Continue reading Salt Terraces of Maras

Pisac and the outdoor Market

Pisac and the outdoor Market  |  Sacred Valley, Peru  |  Písac is a Peruvian village in the Sacred Valley on the Urubamba River. The village is well known for its market, which nowadays takes place every day, but most visited and crowded on Sundays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. A true Andean village market. Despite of its popularity the market retains much of its local charm, at least in the part where villagers from miles around gather to barter and sell their produce. Follow my Instagram Peru Photo Gallery for more tips, photos and videos.  Continue reading Pisac and the outdoor Market

Awanakancha ancentral Andean weaving

Awanakancha ancentral Andean weaving  |  Pisac, Peru  |   Close to the town and market of Pisac, approx. 20 minutes away from Cusco, you will find Awanakacha. The define themselves as a living Andean Museum. Follow my Instagram Peru Photo Gallery for more tips, photos and videos.  Continue reading Awanakancha ancentral Andean weaving

Wild River Rafting at Urubamba River

Wild River Rafting at Urubamba River  |  Sacred Valley, Peru  |  One of the things I most enjoy doing during the day is Adventure Travel. Those of you that follow me closely know my slogan… …” Travel by day as an Adventurer, and travel by night as a Queen…”. So when proposed me to do wild water rafting on the waters of the Urubamba River, I could not be more thrilled and excited. I mean follow the Inca’s path by the water, can get better than that. Follow my Instagram Peru Photo Gallery for more tips, photos and videos.  Continue reading Wild River Rafting at Urubamba River