Trip Start Dec 14, 2005
24Trip End Feb 08, 2006
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Well we made it.
The highlight of our trip so far in South America has to be Machu Picchu!!
A perfect day with lots of sunshine, after I had been praying to the weather gods, as we got to the site at 7:30am before the hoards of tourists turned up.
We had a fantastic guide to show us around the site & learn some more of the Incan ways, they were amazing people but Sharon cant understand why they didnt worship the river & not the mountains.....lots of stairs.
We also visted a couple of other Incan sites in the sacred valley which the Incan trail also follows.
So we got a lift back to the hotel from the local Police!!!
They even put the flashing lights on........had to be done.
Alas I have now picked up a cold so have a pocket full of tissues, small price to pay for the good weather that we got!!
We are off to Lima tomorrow before flying to LA, for a couple of days, & then back to Sydney.
8 weeks has certainly flown by but we have some good memories & met some cool people.
We have to leave our second GAP family on Saturday (Shelly, Canada - Sandra, Canada - Evander - USA & our fantastic leader Mayra - Ecuador) that we have travelled with for the past 3 weeks, it has been great!!
The photos that we have attached were all taken by Sharon, I think you will agree she has done a great job & she has learnt everything from me!!
Hope all are good.
Bye for now as we head back home soon.
Keith & Sharon