After trying to wrap my head around the engineering challenges of building this citadel the awe really started to set in ...
Aguas Calientes is a charming town set in the cloud forest of Peru.
It was a smooth ride up to Aguas Calientes that included a snack, amazing views of the country side and history of sites we passed as we rolled through.
The food at The Treehouse is delicious. I chose three dishes: a soup and two ceviches.
I was spurred on to try the coca leaf and the candies after reading how they fend off altitude sickness. I was also very curious.