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10 things You Didn’t Know about Machu Picchu

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10 things you Didn’t Know about Machu Picchu
Monday August 22, 2016 - Posted by

10 Things you Didn’t Know about Machu Picchu

10 things you didn’t know about Machu Picchu. Of course, you know Machu Picchu it’s one of the world’s most famous man-made wonders.

You also probably know it was a sacred religious site for Inca leaders of Peru, and that it lay hidden to the outside world for hundreds of years until American archaeologist Hiram Bingham stumbled upon it in 1911.

Even though thousands of travelers tramp through Machu Picchu every year, this mysterious site nearby the Inca Town Cusco still holds a few secrets you probably didn’t know.

Below is a list of some cool Machu Picchu facts: 10 things you Didn’t Know about Machu Picchu!
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