Peru, following the Inca’s Route

25 11 2010

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Peru, the Incas’ land whit Pre-Columbian and architectural historical past. A travel throughout legends, condors, llamas and Incas. A city inspired by an ancient monument which remains us what incredible Inca Empire was: The Machu Picchu.

The Machu Picchu know as the lost city is a sacred place situated in the city of Cusco around 1100km from capital Lima. Archeologists believe that it was built by the Incas around 1400 AD, but they stopped the final construction due to the Spanish conquest. The legends says that it was a place to venerate incas gods. The Machu Picchu was just discovered in 1911, but is currently part of the new seven wonders of the world.

Whether you consider to visit cultural places, you must visit the Machu Picchu, a mystery and amazing Inca heritage.

Source: discovery adventures



Copenhagen: Best destination for 2011

25 11 2010

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The European Consumers choice awards (ECA) has given the list of the best destinations for 2011. This time, consumers has chosen the Denmark’s capital after a strong competition with other European cities. The delegate of the ECA has visited each of nominated cities, then the voting was opened for 31 days letting the public have the last word.  Copenhagen has reported the first place with 2894 votes in total followed by Barcelona 2403 and Berlin in the third place with1648 of the 50 000 total votes.

Copenhagen is a city that is so involved in sustainable activities. The city has organised everything necessary for the last year Copenhagen conference on climatic change, and also has started to developed new ideas to contribute to sustainable activities.

Source:The European Consumers choice awards (ECA)