KISS ME, LYNN Photos from Peru!
I promised in Kiss Me, Lynn to post photos from our tour of Lima, Cusco, the Sacred Valley of the Inca, and Machu Picchu in my blog so readers can see the places toured in the book. Let’s start with Lima!
We flew into Lima and stayed at the Casa Andina Hotel. Here’s the lobby:
This is the view from our room, which Lynn and Sharon see their first morning in Lima:
First stop in Lima was Pachacamac, and the Pyramid of the Sun. There are the Peruvian dogs dressed in sweaters, to keep them warm during the winter.
Here are some photos of the city of Caral, where there are eight pyramids older than the pyramids on the Giza Plateau in Egypt:
This is the restaurant at Barranca that won the contest for “best ceviche.” You’ll see the television in the corner with the loop of the owner receiving the award. The restaurant was right on the coast.
This is the Larco Museum, where Lynn and Sharon and the group had lunch before touring the pre-Inca artifcats:
Here are some of the thousands of vessels housed in the museum:
This is a kipu–a counting device used by the Inca to count livestock, crops, and even people:
From Lima, we flew to Cusco!