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500-Year-Old Inca Mummy Repatriated to Bolivia | Smart News

In 1890, the U.S. consul to Chile donated the mummy of an 8-year-old Inca girl to the Michigan State University Museum. Buried in a stone tomb alongside such ...

Unesco demands answers from Peru over impact of new Machu Picchu airport  The Guardian

Peruvian government warned it must be consulted over plans to locate airport near world heritage sites that include the Inca citadel and Sacred Valley.

This Luxury Train to Machu Picchu Winds Through the Peruvian Highlands in Style (Video)  Travel+Leisure

Passing through the lush grounds of Tambo del Inka in the Sacred Valley of Peru, my eyes flit as I look for the first glimpse of my ride to Machu Picchu: a ...

Mallorca aircraft collide in mid-air, killing at least seven  BBC News

Two of those killed when a helicopter and an ultralight plane collided were under 18.

Travel: Conquering Machu Picchu in style  OCRegister

There's something both sacrilegious and sacrosanct about doing yoga at your hotel in the very spot where an ancient civilization once lived. Coming out of a ...

Most Hikers Cover Peru's Salkantay Trail in 4 Days. This Runner Did It In 6 Hours.  WBUR

American runner Tyler Andrews clocked the fastest known time on Peru's challenging 40-mile Salkantay Inca Trail.

How Peru’s Inca Kola Triumphed Over Coke  Atlas Obscura

In 1999, the Peruvian press celebrated a decisive victory for their nation over the great avatar of globalized consumerism, Coca-Cola. For decades, the ...

Travel Deeper: The Sacred Valley of the Inca's Children of the Rainbow  Forbes

Rainbows are everywhere in Peru's Sacred Valley of the Incas. The small Andean village of Chinchero, where women weave multi-hued blankets, scarves, table ...

Seven dead in helicopter collision  Majorca Daily Bulletin

The collision was between a helicopter and a microlight.

August 14, 2019: Country Star Vince Gill; Running To Machu Picchu  WBUR

Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Grammy-winning country artist Vince Gill about his new album, "Okie." Also, American runner Tyler Andrews finished ...

B.C. woman wins one of most difficult marathons in the world

Nanaimo resident Kristin Clarke is looking forward to her next adventure after winning the Inca Trail Marathon.

image Machu Picchu: Why it was the most testing walk of my life

I'd near-collapsed just carrying our luggage from the taxi to our accommodation.