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Machu Picchu-a photo essay

Machu Picchu photoessay

The Eiffel Tower…the Florentine skyline from Piazzale Michelangelo…Machu Picchu.

There are some places you have always dreamed about visiting. You’ve gazed at pictures of them since you were a child. You think to yourself, “one day I’m going to go there.” And then that day finally comes and that dream comes true. And seeing Machu Picchu, well, it was an experience I’ll never forget and always cherish.

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    Lance
    September 21, 2014 at 5:14 pm

    Great photos! It’s almost tough to take a bad photo at Machu Picchu!
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      Julie
      September 21, 2014 at 10:02 pm

      Thanks Lance! And yes, I definitely agree with you there! I was just so happy there wasn’t any fog even though it did get really hot while climbing around with the bright sun 🙂

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    Angela Travels
    September 21, 2014 at 7:20 pm

    Looks like you had a great trip. I am glad you finally made it. I hope it was everything you expected and more 😉
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      Julie
      September 21, 2014 at 10:03 pm

      When they say “trip of a lifetime” Peru was definitely it! I’m glad too it was able to come to fruition. And yes, it was definitely everything I had always dreamed it would be 🙂

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    Rebecca
    September 22, 2014 at 9:16 pm

    Looks like you had a clear day (unlike when I visited!). Love the photo with the Lama.
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      Julie
      September 23, 2014 at 12:13 pm

      The weather was hot but absolutely perfect. I was so happy that there wasn’t any fog, I know we lucked out on that front! And yes, the llama were absolutely adorable and the best photo subjects.

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    Laura
    September 23, 2014 at 9:47 am

    Wow, gorgeous photos! Machu Picchu is definitely on my list; I want to hike the Inca Trail! Sounds like you had a great visit!
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      Julie
      September 23, 2014 at 12:12 pm

      Thanks Laura! It was probably one of the most photogenic places I have ever been to 🙂 And yes, a super (but also tiring) visit all around!

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