Daily Archive: March 16, 2017

10 Quick Facts about Machu Picchu

Share this page on: 1. Longitude and Latitude Machu Picchu Machu Picchu’s geographical position is 13.1631° S, 72.5450° W. It’s located 74.7 kilometres (46.4 miles) from Cusco. See How To Get To Machu Picchu  ...

Machu Picchu

Share this page on: Although it’s one of the most well-known archaeological wonders of the world, Machu Picchu still holds plenty of secrets and is on our shortlist of must-see destinations on any Peru...

La Garrotxa, A Volcanic Day Trip in Catalonia

Santa Margarida Volcano, located in the Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park / Carquinyol To start, understand the Catalonia mindset By R. Daniel Foster Catalonia, situated on the Iberian Peninsula in northeast Spain, offers a...

History of Machu Picchu

Share this page on: History of Machu Picchu Archaeological evidence uncovered around the site suggests that the area was first used for agricultural purposes back in 760 B.C.   The war of Vilcambamba Pachacutec in 1440 established...