Leaving on a long trip such as this is always a case of mixed emotions, excitement, anticipation of the unknown etc.
Pisac is just one hour by bus from Cusco and is renowned for two things; its Sunday market and its iconic ruins.
It took us three days to travel down from Vilcabamba in Ecuador to the mountain town of Chachapoyas in Northern Peru famed for Kuelap, the mountain top fortress of the Chachapoya civilisation.
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.
To avoid confusion we are not in Peru! this is a post transferred from our old blog from several years ago