Next stop . . . LIMA! (Carol Thuerbach)
Next stop . . . LIMA!
Monasterio Hotel, Cusco (Carol Thuerbach)
Monasterio Hotel, Cusco
Cusco (Carol Thuerbach)
Cusco
A few of the 3,000 kinds of potatoes (Carol Thuerbach)
A few of the 3,000 kinds of potatoes
Love these hats the ladies wear (Carol Thuerbach)
Love these hats the ladies wear
Saqsaywamen, near Cusco (Carol Thuerbach)
Saqsaywamen, near Cusco
Rasta Llama (Carol Thuerbach)
Rasta Llama
Rafting on the Urubamba River (Carol Thuerbach)
Rafting on the Urubamba River
Our lunch "pavilion" at the takeout (Carol Thuerbach)
Our lunch "pavilion" at the takeout
Lunch on the river's edge. (Carol Thuerbach)
Lunch on the river's edge.
All made of flowers - Lucre (Carol Thuerbach)
All made of flowers - Lucre
It's the week before Easter - Lucre (Carol Thuerbach)
It's the week before Easter - Lucre
Giving the blessing -- Lucre (Carol Thuerbach)
Giving the blessing -- Lucre
Terraces at Chinchero (Carol Thuerbach)
Terraces at Chinchero
Chinchero (Carol Thuerbach)
Chinchero
Biking around Lake Piuray (Carol Thuerbach)
Biking around Lake Piuray
Share the Road! (Carol Thuerbach)
Share the Road!
Francisco, our horse wrangler, and me with two-day old lamb (Carol Thuerbach)
Francisco, our horse wrangler, and me with two-day old lamb
Fabulous! meals come out of this kitchen; Aurelio, our chef (Carol Thuerbach)
Fabulous! meals come out of this kitchen; Aurelio, our chef
On the Inca trail with our "crew" (Carol Thuerbach)
On the Inca trail with our "crew"
Juan and me, summit of Tres Cruses. "Tea is served, madam" (Carol Thuerbach)
Juan and me, summit of Tres Cruses.  "Tea is served, madam"
Descending along the Inca Trail (Carol Thuerbach)
Descending along the Inca Trail
Huchuy Cusco, our camp for tonight (Carol Thuerbach)
Huchuy Cusco, our camp for tonight
The quintessential shot of Machu Picchu (Carol Thuerbach)
The quintessential shot of Machu Picchu
Looking down from Machu Picchu to the river below. Whew! (Carol Thuerbach)
Looking down from Machu Picchu to the river below.  Whew!
Taking a moment to reflect on where we are! (Carol Thuerbach)
Taking a moment to reflect on where we are!
As the clouds lift, the magnificence is unveiled (Carol Thuerbach)
As the clouds lift, the magnificence is unveiled
I took many, many photos of the adorable children (Carol Thuerbach)
I took many, many photos of the adorable children
Lake Titicaca, Uros Floating Islands (Carol Thuerbach)
Lake Titicaca, Uros Floating Islands
Uros young woman and baby sister (Carol Thuerbach)
Uros young woman and baby sister
Just like in Venice, but this is made of reeds (Carol Thuerbach)
Just like in Venice, but this is made of reeds
Kayaking to lunch on Lake Titicaca (Carol Thuerbach)
Kayaking to lunch on Lake Titicaca
Near Llachon, Lake Titicaca (Carol Thuerbach)
Near Llachon, Lake Titicaca
Tikonata, our home for tonight (Carol Thuerbach)
Tikonata, our home for tonight
Small museum of mummies found on Tikonata (Carol Thuerbach)
Small museum of mummies found on Tikonata
All of the mummies are women, found in this fetal position (Carol Thuerbach)
All of the mummies are women, found in this fetal position
Our accommodations on Tikonata (Carol Thuerbach)
Our accommodations on Tikonata
My buddy, Carlos Antony, prepares our sailing yacht! (Carol Thuerbach)
My buddy, Carlos Antony, prepares our sailing yacht!
Our sailboat captain's wife (Carol Thuerbach)
Our sailboat captain's wife
"Sailing, takes me away!" (Carol Thuerbach)
"Sailing, takes me away!"
Sunset from atop Amantani (Carol Thuerbach)
Sunset from atop Amantani
Captain Narciso, First Mate Carlos Antony in native hats (Carol Thuerbach)
Captain Narciso, First Mate Carlos Antony in native hats
Doing laundry, Amantani style (Carol Thuerbach)
Doing laundry, Amantani style
Puerto Maldonaldo -- heading to the jungle (Carol Thuerbach)
Puerto Maldonaldo -- heading to the jungle
Arriving on the Bolivian side of Lake Titicaca (Carol Thuerbach)
Arriving on the Bolivian side of Lake Titicaca
Cruising down Madre de Dios (Carol Thuerbach)
Cruising down Madre de Dios
Guide Pepe and KT at Heath River (Carol Thuerbach)
Guide Pepe and KT at Heath River
Dining room @ Heath River Lodge (Carol Thuerbach)
Dining room @ Heath River Lodge
The "leaves of the tree" are blue-headed parrots (Carol Thuerbach)
The "leaves of the tree" are blue-headed parrots
Too much bird watching for KT! (Carol Thuerbach)
Too much bird watching for KT!
The bird-watching blind (Carol Thuerbach)
The bird-watching blind
Our jungle boat; guide Pepe and his father (Carol Thuerbach)
Our jungle boat; guide Pepe and his father
The tinniest tiny frog! (Carol Thuerbach)
The tinniest tiny frog!
A "walking" tree -- yes, it WALKS! See its legs? (Carol Thuerbach)
A "walking" tree -- yes, it WALKS!  See its legs?
Not a butterfly, but a beautiful moth likes Pepe's sweat (Carol Thuerbach)
Not a butterfly, but a beautiful moth likes Pepe's sweat
Our cabin at Heath River Lodge (Carol Thuerbach)
Our cabin at Heath River Lodge
Exterior of Heath River cabin (Carol Thuerbach)
Exterior of Heath River cabin
Capped Heron -- just gorgeous! (Carol Thuerbach)
Capped Heron -- just gorgeous!
Giant Otter with his catch Sandoval Lake (Carol Thuerbach)
Giant Otter with his catch Sandoval Lake
Squirrel Monkey -- Sandoval Lake (Carol Thuerbach)
Squirrel Monkey -- Sandoval Lake
Lichen -- pretty enough for a picture (Carol Thuerbach)
Lichen -- pretty enough for a picture
Rare sighting of a Spider monkey -- Sandoval Lake (Carol Thuerbach)
Rare sighting of a Spider monkey -- Sandoval Lake
Sunset over the jungle, and the last of our grand Adventure! (Carol Thuerbach)
Sunset over the jungle, and the last of our grand Adventure!
Carol Thuerbach
Two 65-year-olds looking for Adventure! in Peru