Our plan for today is to follow the old Inca pathways from Tambo Machay to Sacsayhuaman to visit the many Inca sites in the hills just above Cusco.
There are not many places where you find an aeroplane on the road in front of you. But here we are waiting for a British Airways plane to go by so that we can cross the road.
The UNESCO World Heritage City of Colonia del Sacremento is small but very picturesque town on the banks of the River Plate across from Buenos Aires .
The bus ride from Salto through Uruguay is reminiscent of England – rolling hills and lots of cows. we are on our way to the capital city of Uruguay, Montevideo
It has been a fanatastic, but intense road trip so far, so it is time to chill out for a few days and sample some of the fantastic wines, cheeses and food in for which the area is famous.
After a leisurely breakfast in the local panaderia we leave Chicoana and head off to Cachi. Although much shorter than yesterday’s, this drive was even more scenic.