Adverturers Dick & Carol and our guide, Carlos (Dick Morasch)
Adverturers Dick & Carol and our guide, Carlos
San Agustin Hotel in Lima (Dick Morasch)
San Agustin Hotel in Lima
Overlooking the ocean in Lima (Dick Morasch)
Overlooking the ocean in Lima
One of Lima's beautiful buildings (Dick Morasch)
One of Lima's beautiful buildings
Stunning building entrance (Dick Morasch)
Stunning building entrance
A closer view of the entrance (Dick Morasch)
A closer view of the entrance
View from our room in La Hacienda Hotel (Dick Morasch)
View from our room in La Hacienda Hotel
La Hacienda courtyard (Dick Morasch)
La Hacienda courtyard
The Candelabro (Dick Morasch)
The Candelabro
Speeding to Islas Ballestras (Dick Morasch)
Speeding to Islas Ballestras
Humboldt penguin on Lslas Ballestras (Dick Morasch)
Humboldt penguin on Lslas Ballestras
Bird perched upon the rocky shoreline (Dick Morasch)
Bird perched upon the rocky shoreline
Relaxing on the rocks (Dick Morasch)
Relaxing on the rocks
A gathering of birds (Dick Morasch)
A gathering of birds
Bird perched upon the rocky cliffs (Dick Morasch)
Bird perched upon the rocky cliffs
Fishing boats on the bay (Dick Morasch)
Fishing boats on the bay
Exploring the Paracas National Reserve (Dick Morasch)
Exploring the Paracas National Reserve
Picturesque shoreline in the Paracas National Reserve (Dick Morasch)
Picturesque shoreline in the Paracas National Reserve
Lunch at a fishing village on the bay (Dick Morasch)
Lunch at a fishing village on the bay
Another view of the La Hacienda Hotel (Dick Morasch)
Another view of the La Hacienda Hotel
Welcome to Hotel Majoro (Dick Morasch)
Welcome to Hotel Majoro
Gardens of the Hotel Majora (Dick Morasch)
Gardens of the Hotel Majora
The Hotel Majoro\'s decor (Dick Morasch)
The Hotel Majoro\'s decor
Carol eyeing a Peruvian llama (Dick Morasch)
Carol eyeing a Peruvian llama
The Nasca Lines astronaut (Dick Morasch)
The Nasca Lines astronaut
Ready for our flyover (Dick Morasch)
Ready for our flyover
One of the open tombs in the the Chauchilla Cemetery (Dick Morasch)
One of the open tombs in the the Chauchilla Cemetery
Panoramic view of the the Chauchilla Cemetery (Dick Morasch)
Panoramic view of the the Chauchilla Cemetery
Mommy on display at the Chauchilla Cemetery (Dick Morasch)
Mommy on display at the Chauchilla Cemetery
Fountain in Arequipa (Dick Morasch)
Fountain in Arequipa
Pipe organ in the Arequipa Cathedral (Dick Morasch)
Pipe organ in the Arequipa Cathedral
The Cathedral (Dick Morasch)
The Cathedral
Shopping at Arequipa's market (Dick Morasch)
Shopping at Arequipa's market
Arequipa's Plaza del Armas (Dick Morasch)
Arequipa's Plaza del Armas
Monasterio de Santa Catalina (Dick Morasch)
Monasterio de Santa Catalina
Painted walls of the Monastero de Santa Catalina (Dick Morasch)
Painted walls of the Monastero de Santa Catalina
View from the Monastero de Santa Catalina (Dick Morasch)
View from the Monastero de Santa Catalina
Stopping along the way to Colca Canyon (Dick Morasch)
Stopping along the way to Colca Canyon
Peruvian countryside (Dick Morasch)
Peruvian countryside
Our guide, Carlos (Dick Morasch)
Our guide, Carlos
Altiplano landscape with the distant snow-capped volcanoes (Dick Morasch)
Altiplano landscape with the distant snow-capped volcanoes
Peruvian vicunas (Dick Morasch)
Peruvian vicunas
A local Peruvian women (Dick Morasch)
A local Peruvian women
Snow-capped volcano (Dick Morasch)
Snow-capped volcano
Children of Peru (Dick Morasch)
Children of Peru
Lagoons filled with different species of birds (Dick Morasch)
Lagoons filled with different species of birds
Peruvian vicuna (Dick Morasch)
Peruvian vicuna
Marking the Patapampa Pass (Dick Morasch)
Marking the Patapampa Pass
Stopping at the 16,100 foot Patapampa Pass (Dick Morasch)
Stopping at the 16,100 foot Patapampa Pass
Entering Chivay (Dick Morasch)
Entering Chivay
View from the Chivay plaza (Dick Morasch)
View from the Chivay plaza
Colca Lodge (Dick Morasch)
Colca Lodge
Colca Lodge (Dick Morasch)
Colca Lodge
Along the trail to the Colca Lodge (Dick Morasch)
Along the trail to the Colca Lodge
Purchasing souvenirs at a roadside stand (Dick Morasch)
Purchasing souvenirs at a roadside stand
Yanque school children in traditional costumes (Dick Morasch)
Yanque school children in traditional costumes
Waiting for the Andean condors (Dick Morasch)
Waiting for the Andean condors
Andean condor soaring over the canyon walls (Dick Morasch)
Andean condor soaring over the canyon walls
Hiking along the rim of the canyon (Dick Morasch)
Hiking along the rim of the canyon
Flowers along the canyon (Dick Morasch)
Flowers along the canyon
Artistically terraced agricultural slopes (Dick Morasch)
Artistically terraced agricultural slopes
Picturesque roadside view (Dick Morasch)
Picturesque roadside view
Seen along the road to Puno (Dick Morasch)
Seen along the road to Puno
Dinner in Puno (Dick Morasch)
Dinner in Puno
Entering Lake Titicaca (Dick Morasch)
Entering Lake Titicaca
A floating island on Lake Titicaca (Dick Morasch)
A floating island on Lake Titicaca
Life on one of the Uros Floating Islands (Dick Morasch)
Life on one of the Uros Floating Islands
'Mommas' welcoming us to Amantani Island (Dick Morasch)
'Mommas' welcoming us to Amantani Island
View from Amantani Island (Dick Morasch)
View from Amantani Island
Group photo (Carlos, Dick, Carol, Sarah, & Christopher) (Dick Morasch)
Group photo (Carlos, Dick, Carol, Sarah, & Christopher)
Sunset from the top of Amantani Island (Dick Morasch)
Sunset from the top of Amantani Island
Amantani Island hillside (Dick Morasch)
Amantani Island hillside
Dancing at the community center (Dick Morasch)
Dancing at the community center
Dressed in traditional clothing (Dick Morasch)
Dressed in traditional clothing
Our momma's family home (Dick Morasch)
Our momma's family home
Archway on Taquile Island (Dick Morasch)
Archway on Taquile Island
Which way home from Taquile Island? (Dick Morasch)
Which way home from Taquile Island?
A pathway on Taquile Island (Dick Morasch)
A pathway on Taquile Island
Hiking down to the boat dock on Taquile Island (Dick Morasch)
Hiking down to the boat dock on Taquile Island
View from Taquile Island (Dick Morasch)
View from Taquile Island
Taquile Island and child (Dick Morasch)
Taquile Island and child
Mummy in Pucara, a small village on the pampas (Dick Morasch)
Mummy in Pucara, a small village on the pampas
The village of Pucara and its plaza (Dick Morasch)
The village of Pucara and its plaza
Remains of the Temple of Viracocha (Dick Morasch)
Remains of the Temple of Viracocha
The ruins of Raqchi (Dick Morasch)
The ruins of Raqchi
Lavishly decorated Church - village of Anyahuaylillas (Dick Morasch)
Lavishly decorated Church - village of Anyahuaylillas
The ruins of Raqchi viewed from the road (Dick Morasch)
The ruins of Raqchi viewed from the road
Distant view on the way to Cusco (Dick Morasch)
Distant view on the way to Cusco
Mountains of Peru (Dick Morasch)
Mountains of Peru
Visitin the local Sunday Market in the village of Chinochero (Dick Morasch)
Visitin the local Sunday Market in the village of Chinochero
Bringing good fortune to a village home (Dick Morasch)
Bringing good fortune to a village home
View from the village of Chinochero (Dick Morasch)
View from the village of Chinochero
Spinning wool (Dick Morasch)
Spinning wool
Gardens of Chinochero (Dick Morasch)
Gardens of Chinochero
Walkways of Chinochero (Dick Morasch)
Walkways of Chinochero
Admiring flowers in Chinochero (Dick Morasch)
Admiring flowers in Chinochero
Moray depression (Dick Morasch)
Moray depression
Moray (Dick Morasch)
Moray
Fortress ruins in Ollantaytambo (Dick Morasch)
Fortress ruins in Ollantaytambo
Climbing the Inca ruins in Ollantaytambo (Dick Morasch)
Climbing the Inca ruins in Ollantaytambo
An Ollantaytambo street (Dick Morasch)
An Ollantaytambo street
Interior of the El Sauce Hotel in Ollantaytambo (Dick Morasch)
Interior of the El Sauce Hotel in Ollantaytambo
Wall of hats in the El Sauce Hotel (Dick Morasch)
Wall of hats in the El Sauce Hotel
Ollantaytambo taxi (Dick Morasch)
Ollantaytambo taxi
PeruRail cars ready for the ride to Machu Picchu (Dick Morasch)
PeruRail cars ready for the ride to Machu Picchu
Entering Aguas Caliente, the base camp for Machu Picchu (Dick Morasch)
Entering Aguas Caliente, the base camp for Machu Picchu
The Shops of Aguas Caliente (Dick Morasch)
The Shops of Aguas Caliente
Dick & Carol admiring Machu Picchu (Dick Morasch)
Dick & Carol admiring Machu Picchu
Hiking within Machu Picchu (Dick Morasch)
Hiking within Machu Picchu
Overlooking Machu Pichu (Dick Morasch)
Overlooking Machu Pichu
Posing for a picture within Machu Picchu (Dick Morasch)
Posing for a picture within Machu Picchu
Sunrise at Machu Picchu (Dick Morasch)
Sunrise at Machu Picchu
Storage hut within Machu Piccu (Dick Morasch)
Storage hut within Machu Piccu
Circular view of Machu Picchu (Dick Morasch)
Circular view of Machu Picchu
The Convent of Santo Domingo - Cusco (Dick Morasch)
The Convent of Santo Domingo - Cusco
Urubamba River (Dick Morasch)
Urubamba River
Flowers near Aquas Caliente (Dick Morasch)
Flowers near Aquas Caliente
Flowers along Urubamba River (Dick Morasch)
Flowers along Urubamba River
A great wood oven pizza and cold cervaza (Dick Morasch)
A great wood oven pizza and cold cervaza
School children of Cusco (Dick Morasch)
School children of Cusco
Teddy, our guide for the last part of our trip (Dick Morasch)
Teddy, our guide for the last part of our trip
A favorite Peruvian dinner (Dick Morasch)
A favorite Peruvian dinner
Massive and precise stonework cuttings (Dick Morasch)
Massive and precise stonework cuttings
Qoricancha (Temple del Sol) in Cusco (Dick Morasch)
Qoricancha (Temple del Sol) in Cusco
Dancing in the Cusco\'s Plaza de Armas (Dick Morasch)
Dancing in the Cusco\'s Plaza de Armas
All dressed up on the Plaza del Armas (Dick Morasch)
All dressed up on the Plaza del Armas
Cusco\'s La Catedral architecture (Dick Morasch)
Cusco\'s La Catedral architecture
Cusco's La Catedral (Dick Morasch)
Cusco's La Catedral
Richard (Dick) Morasch
Our Adventures in Peru - 2012