Cousco III (2012-09-14)

As it was Josés birthday, we stated the day with cake and a song. Afterwards we packed our stuff and left the hostel and Aguas Calientes to go back to Cousco. It was a rather quiet trip, the hike down along the train tracks took only an hour or so, we got a taxi from there straight to Santa Maria and only a few minutes later another taxi to Cousco. We were back at Loki’s …

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Cousco II (2012-09-11)

The next day was one of the most productive and busiest days so far. We didn’t do anything until 1pm, when we joined the free walking tour through Cousco. We saw the most important places in Cousco and got some information about the life and history in and of Cousco. I planned to go to bed a bit earlier as I was quite tired although we didn’t do much, but I got persuaded to join …

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Cousco I (2012-09-10)

On Tuesday morning we left for Cousco via bus. After our previous experiences with buses in Perú, I didn’t expect too much, but was positively surprised, when we entered it and found only 3 seats per row, which could be changed to nearly serve as a bed. After unexciting 6 hours we arrived in the Loki Hostel in Cousco. It was a huge hostel close to the center with a own bar and a reputation …

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