We made it! Top of Dead Woman's Pass (Lisa Hagan)
We made it! Top of Dead Woman's Pass
Welcome to Cusco! (Lisa Hagan)
Welcome to Cusco!
Cusco- plaza de armas (Lisa Hagan)
Cusco- plaza de armas
Cusco (Lisa Hagan)
Cusco
me and my mom, plaza de armas (Lisa Hagan)
me and my mom, plaza de armas
Ok, they charged 2 soles, but the lamb was so cute! (Lisa Hagan)
Ok, they charged 2 soles, but the lamb was so cute!
Cuy (guinea pigs) spotted in back of restaurant (Lisa Hagan)
Cuy (guinea pigs) spotted in back of restaurant
View as we drove from cusco to kilometer 82 (Lisa Hagan)
View as we drove from cusco to kilometer 82
Gleaming lake set among andes- drive from cusco to km 82 (Lisa Hagan)
Gleaming lake set among andes- drive from cusco to km 82
Approach Kilometer 82 (Lisa Hagan)
Approach Kilometer 82
our porters, chef and guide packing up our stuff (Lisa Hagan)
our porters, chef and guide packing up our stuff
Km 82- start of Inca trail (Lisa Hagan)
Km 82- start of Inca trail
About to begin the our journey in the footsteps of the Incas (Lisa Hagan)
About to begin the our journey in the footsteps of the Incas
Suspension bridge that leads to the start of the trail (Lisa Hagan)
Suspension bridge that leads to the start of the trail
My mom and Teddy at the start of the trail (Lisa Hagan)
My mom and Teddy at the start of the trail
My mom- resting! (Lisa Hagan)
My mom- resting!
day 1- view along trail (Lisa Hagan)
day 1- view along trail
Donkey grazing along trail (Lisa Hagan)
Donkey grazing along trail
Teddy (guide) and my mom (Lisa Hagan)
Teddy (guide) and my mom
llamas we encountered along trail (Lisa Hagan)
llamas we encountered along trail
Ruins along the trail (Lisa Hagan)
Ruins along the trail
Patallaqta (Lisa Hagan)
Patallaqta
Our fabulous guide Teddy and my mom (Lisa Hagan)
Our fabulous guide Teddy and my mom
me and my mom- day 1 (Lisa Hagan)
me and my mom- day 1
view along Inca trail- day 1 (Lisa Hagan)
view along Inca trail- day 1
campsite 1 (Lisa Hagan)
campsite 1
Camping at Huayllabamba (Lisa Hagan)
Camping  at Huayllabamba
Our campsite- check out the view! (Lisa Hagan)
Our  campsite- check out the view!
The bathroom at our camp (Lisa Hagan)
The bathroom at our camp
view from our camp- day 1- fantastic! (Lisa Hagan)
view from our camp- day 1- fantastic!
Evening clouds rolling in- Day 1 (Lisa Hagan)
Evening clouds rolling in- Day 1
Morning sunrise- day 2 (Lisa Hagan)
Morning sunrise- day 2
Day 2- Just a few more hours up! (Lisa Hagan)
Day 2- Just a few more hours up!
Day 2- trail takes you through a rainforest (Lisa Hagan)
Day 2- trail takes you through a rainforest
Mossy trees along the trail - day 2 (Lisa Hagan)
Mossy trees along the trail - day 2
Porters hiking along trail (Lisa Hagan)
Porters hiking along trail
llamas grazing off in distance- day 2 (Lisa Hagan)
llamas grazing off in distance- day 2
day 2- still smiling after nearly 3 hrs up! (Lisa Hagan)
day 2- still smiling after nearly 3 hrs up!
top of pass- thankfully we were not part of this big group! (Lisa Hagan)
top of pass- thankfully we were not part of this big group!
View from Dead woman's pass (Lisa Hagan)
View from Dead woman's pass
other side of dead woman's pass- we have to go down! (Lisa Hagan)
other side of dead woman's pass- we have to go down!
V for "victory" - so happy to make it! (Lisa Hagan)
V for "victory" - so happy to make it!
Campsite- Night 2 (Lisa Hagan)
Campsite- Night 2
view from camp- day 2 (Lisa Hagan)
view from camp- day 2
Leaving camp- morning of day 3 (Lisa Hagan)
Leaving camp- morning of day 3
Trail day 3 (Lisa Hagan)
Trail day 3
Rounded ruins of Runkuracay (Lisa Hagan)
Rounded ruins of Runkuracay
the view from the ruins (Lisa Hagan)
the view from the ruins
As we climbed up, climate changed (Lisa Hagan)
As we climbed up, climate changed
The lake we passed, sandwiched between the moutains (Lisa Hagan)
The lake we passed, sandwiched between the moutains
Misty ruins of Sayacmarca (Lisa Hagan)
Misty ruins of Sayacmarca
In the lush cloudforest, overlooking Incan ruins (Lisa Hagan)
In the lush cloudforest, overlooking Incan ruins
Teddy & my mom- so steep, Teddy had to hold her hand! (Lisa Hagan)
Teddy & my mom- so steep, Teddy had to hold her hand!
Incan Ruins (Lisa Hagan)
Incan Ruins
More misty incan ruins along the trail (Lisa Hagan)
More misty incan ruins along the trail
View of the trail (Lisa Hagan)
View of the trail
the misty clouds once again rolling in (Lisa Hagan)
the misty clouds once again rolling in
Passing through the tunnel (Lisa Hagan)
Passing through the tunnel
descending through tunnel (Lisa Hagan)
descending through tunnel
sun peaking out as we descend through the cloud forest (Lisa Hagan)
sun peaking out as we descend through the cloud forest
Hummingbird (Lisa Hagan)
Hummingbird
edge of trail- can't see below! (Lisa Hagan)
edge of trail- can't see below!
Me with some fantastic ruins! (Lisa Hagan)
Me with some fantastic ruins!
you can see how steep it was ! (Lisa Hagan)
you can see how steep it was !
Towards the end of the day- sun out again, no more clouds (Lisa Hagan)
Towards the end of the day- sun out again, no more clouds
Last incan site before reaching camp on day 3 (Lisa Hagan)
Last incan site before reaching camp on day 3
us with our fabulous porters! (Lisa Hagan)
us with our fabulous porters!
Admiring the clouds (Lisa Hagan)
Admiring the clouds
Orchid along trail (Lisa Hagan)
Orchid along trail
Butterfly along trail, we saw 100s of them! (Lisa Hagan)
Butterfly along trail, we saw 100s of them!
so steep! Had to crawl! Day 4 (Lisa Hagan)
so steep! Had to crawl! Day 4
the sungate- nearly there! (Lisa Hagan)
the sungate- nearly there!
Through the sungate to MP (Lisa Hagan)
Through the sungate to MP
the view from the sungate- SPECTACULAR! (Lisa Hagan)
the view from the sungate- SPECTACULAR!
Relaxing before heading down to ruins. We made it!!! (Lisa Hagan)
Relaxing before heading down to ruins. We made it!!!
Fearless Teddy & my mom heading down to MP Ruins (Lisa Hagan)
Fearless Teddy & my mom heading down to MP Ruins
the stone ruins of Machu Picchu (Lisa Hagan)
the stone ruins of Machu Picchu
Another view as we get closer- Stunning! (Lisa Hagan)
Another view as we get closer- Stunning!
Me (resting again) admiring view from different angle. (Lisa Hagan)
Me (resting again) admiring view from different angle.
This picture does not do Machu Picchu justice (Lisa Hagan)
This picture does not do Machu Picchu justice
A lizard we spotted while exploring (Lisa Hagan)
A lizard we spotted while exploring
Llama of Machu Picchu (Lisa Hagan)
Llama of Machu Picchu
Peruvian hairless dog in agua calientes (Lisa Hagan)
Peruvian hairless dog in agua calientes
Day 5- trying to make friends with a llama (Lisa Hagan)
Day 5- trying to make friends with a llama
Of course I shower and then the llama spits on me (Lisa Hagan)
Of course I shower and then the llama spits on me
We survived the Inca Trail! (Lisa Hagan)
We survived the Inca Trail!
Heading back to Ollantanytambo (Lisa Hagan)
Heading back to Ollantanytambo
vistadome train view (Lisa Hagan)
vistadome train view
Glacier from plane window Cusco to Lima (Lisa Hagan)
Glacier from plane window Cusco to Lima
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