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