S: South America Trip 2011
FC: South America 2011
1: Cuzco, Peru
3: Around Cuzco City
4: The Sacred Valley: Chinchero
6: The Sacred Valley: Salinas
8: Incan laboratory at Moray | Incan steps
10: The Sacred Valley: Ollantaytambo | Our driver and tour guide for the day. | Our Hostel: KB Tambo
11: Ollantaytambo Ruins
12: A Peruvian Taxi | Hiking around | Aquaducts
15: Machu Picchu
16: Sumair climbed to the top of Cerro Machu Picchu.
17: 10 hour bus trip to Puno
18: Lake Titicaca
19: The floating Uros Islands
20: Taquile Island
21: Trying to keep warm in Puno
22: Tasting the Peruvian specialty, cuy (guinea pig). | Trying to keep warm in Puno
24: Wine and appetizers our first night at Mama Racha's. | We left Peru and began the next leg of our trip in Argentina.
25: Pizza and empanadas at Pizzeria Guerrin. | Our tour guide for a day. | Weird shower-bathroom. | Our hostel: Kapake Palermo. | Buenos Aires!
26: Flying to our next destination, Salta!
27: We rented a car and started driving...
29: Salinas Grandes: large salt flats on the Argentina/Chile border.
30: The Quebrada del Humahuaca | Our arrival in Tilcara
31: The Tropic of Capricorn | Enjoyiing traditional quinoa soup.
32: Relaxing and listening to music under the stars after a busy day. | A religious parade and celebration outside the church. | A stop in Uquia on our way through the Quebrada.
33: Hiking to El Garganta del Diablo.
34: The view from our B & B, Caseros 44. | Taking a cable car to see the sprawling city of Salta. | Another great meal in Argentina!
35: After a cancelled flight, we rented a car once more to head South to the Quebrada del Cafayete.
37: A night out in Cafayete.
39: El Garganta del Diablo Canyon
40: Iguazu National Park
45: At the borders of Paraguay, Brazil, and Argentina. | Headed back to Buenos Aires!
46: Sumair's favorite bookstore in San Telmo. | The Casa Rosada | Taking the subte around town. | Enjoying a submarino.
47: Arriving back in Chicago.