G Adventures’ and the Looptail’s very own Sean Russo did a trek to Machu Picchu. He counted his steps and as a result, here is our Inca Trail Map, trekked by Sean, visualized by Attit. Please click the image to enlarge.
In Peru, villagers are often responsible for their own land and must spend much of the day towards it. As a result, a villager's day begins early, usually around dawn. The woman of the house will begin her day preparing an herbal tea called mate (MAH-tay) and various foods for her family.