Peru’s Ministry of Culture is trying to put the kibosh on a local push to build a cable car to Machu Picchu.
One of Earth’s greatest natural spectacles occurs every year in Bolivia from December until March when the Uyuni salt flats are flooded by seasonal rains to form the worlds largest mirror.
Qhapaq Ñan, the ancient imperial road system of Inca trails, was recognized this week as a worldwide Historic Landmark of Civil Engineering by the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Mickey Mouse’s big 88th birthday adventure took him to Cusco last year. “A chance to learn about new cultures and meet new friends in Cusco? I’m all ears!” the world’s most famous rodent wrote on his Facebook FanPage.
But was the visit merely Mickey crossing Machu Picchu off his bucket list? Perhaps not.