Is Choquequirao Peru’s New “Machu Picchu” Site to Visit?

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The Inca Trail may no longer be the best route to Machu Picchu. The streets of Cusco, where travelers congregate before embarking on tours of Peru’s famous Inca citadel, Machu Picchu, are plastered with posters depicting the sacred city. When I arrived here in April, I was bombarded by appeals from locals to join multi-day guided treks along the Inca Trail. read more…