On each page of this website, I usually have some cheeky phrase or word to describe the experience of a journey or photoshoot. It is in all caps and precedes the text you’re currently reading. For this page about Machu Picchu, I won’t do that.

On the 4th day of my trip to South America, I visited Machu Picchu. I always joke that I did the Six Flags version of Machu Picchu, “everyone get on the bus, everyone walk up the hill…” It’s true. That’s exactly how the day went, but it was worth it. A trek through the Inca Trail may be in my future, but for now, I’m more than happy with this experience.

There’s not much else to say. It’s one of the new Seven Wonders of the World. It’s iconic. It inspires reverence. I had a nice guided tour of the 15th Century Incan village, and spent as much time as possible capturing any and every angle possible. Hands down, one of the best spans of 90 minutes of my entire life:


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