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Help Peru
Help Peru
Our Mission
The mission of Save Talent Peru is to assist in developing the young Peruvian talents of the Andean communities and villages in areas such as art, technology and culture.
Save Talent Peru carries out this objective through the development and promotion of sustainable initiatives in order to increase the visibility of these communities and their highly original and valuable talents in the global arena. Help Peru
In addition to providing revenue creation for the villages Save Talent Peru will expose ancient and modern sustainable techniques which have application in the contemporary world. Help Peru


Discover Peru's rich cultural diversity by living and volunteering in Cusco, the ancient capital of the Incan Empire. Save Talent Peru is based in this historic city and is where majority of our volunteer projects Peru take place. Today, Peru is the archeological capital of the Americas, and visitors from all around the world come to visit this amazing country. Some popular attractions are the archeological wonders of Machu Picchu (the Lost City of the Incas, forgotten for over 300 years), the rainforests of Manu and the Amazon, the Sacred Valley of the Incas, Colca Canyon, beaches and more.
Whether you are a professional or student, you can share your knowledge, skills and time whilst volunteering. Joining in on our volunteer program will give you the following advantages:




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Thu, Jul 29th - 9:08AM

Cusco Peru (ABROAD TREKKERS)
Cusco Peru (ABROAD TREKKERS)
The Cusco Peru Inca Trail is therefore a memorable destination, full of history and culture, a City with a splendid legacy and an obligatory destination for all who travel to our country. The Cusco Peru is also the departure point for visiting the impressive Inca Citadel of Machupicchu.

With over 6 years experience Abroad Trekkers is a young and dynamic company. Abroad Trekkers was created by a team whose aim is to provide a true level of satisfaction.
Abroad Trekkers specialize in Adventure and Cultural Trekking and tours in and around Cusco Peru .
Cusco Peru is situated in the region know as the Vilcabamba. This area extends between the Apurimac and Urubamba rivers where the 45km Inca trail lies within.
Visitors from all around the world come to Peru, not only to see Cusco Peru, one of the new Seven Wonders of the World, but also to hike the 4 day Inca trail. Come to visit us



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Thu, Jul 29th - 9:07AM

Machupicchu
Machupicchu
Machupicchu was constructed around 1460AD then was abandoned less than 100 years later. It is likely that most of its inhabitants were wiped out by smallpox before the Spanish conquistadores arrived. Hiram Bingham the credited discoverer of the site, along with several others, originally hypothesized that the citadel was the traditional birthplace of the Inca people or the spiritual center of the "Virgins of the Suns”.
Machupicchu is a city located high in the Anden Mountains in Peru. It lies 43 miles northwest of Cuzco at the top of a ridge, hiding it from the Urabamba gorge below. The ridge is between the highlands and the massive Huayna Picchu, around which the Urubamba River takes a sharp bend. The surrounding area is covered in dense bush, some of it covering Pre-Colombian Machupicchu cultivation (which means "Old Peak") was most likely a royal estate and religious retreat. It was built between 1460 and 1470 AD by Pachacuti Inca Yupanqui, an inca ruler. The city has an altitude of 8,000 feet, and is high above the Urubamba River canyon cloud forest, so it is likely that it did not have any administrative, military or commercial use. After Pachacuti’s death, Machupicchu became the property of his allus, or kinship group, which was responsible for it’s maintenance, administration, and any new construction.
Machupicchu is comprised of approximately 200 buildings, most being residences, although there are temples, storage structures and other public buildings. It has polygonal masonry, characteristic of the late Inca period.

About 1,200 people lived in and around Machupicchu, most of them women, children, and priests. The buildings are thought to have been planned and built under the supervision of professional Inca architects. Most of the structures are built of granite blocks cut with bronze or stone tools, and smoothed with sand. The blocks fit together perfectly, although none of the blocks are the same size and have many faces; some have as many as 30 corners. The joints are so tight that even the thinnest of knife blades can't be forced between the stones. Another unique thing about Machupicchu is the integration of the architecture into the landscape. Existing stone formations were used in the construction of structures, sculptures are carved into the rock, water flows through cisterns and stone channels, and temples hang on steep precipices.

Machupicchu is the integration of the architecture into the landscape. Existing stone formations were used in the construction of structures, sculptures are carved into the rock, water flows through cisterns and stone channels, and temples hang on steep precipices.
The houses, in groups of up to ten gathered around a communal courtyard, or aligned on narrow terraces, were connected by narrow alleys. At the center were large open squares; livestock enclosures and terraces for growing maize stretched around the edge of the city.

The Incas planted crops such as potatoes and maize at Machupicchu. To get the highest yield possible, they used advanced terracing and irrigation methods to reduce erosion and increase the area available for cultivation. However, it probably did not produce a large enough surplus to export agricultural products to Cusco, the Incan capital. One of the most important things found at Machupicchu is the intihuatana, which is a column of stone rising from a block of stone the size of a grand piano. Intihuatana literally means ‘for tying the sun", although it is usually translated as "hitching post of the sun". As the winter solstice approached, when the sun seemed to disappear more each day, a priest would hold a ceremony to tie the sun to the stone to prevent the sun from disappearing altogether. The other intihuatanas were destroyed by the Spanish conquistadors, but because the Spanish never found Machupicchu, it remained intact. Mummies have also been found there; most of the mummies were women.

Few people outside the Inca’s closest retainers were actually aware of Machupicchu’s existence. Before the Spanish conquistadors arrived, the smallpox spread ahead of them. Fifty percent of the population had been killed by the disease by 1527. The government began to fail, part of the empire seceded and it fell into civil war. So by the time Pizarro, the Inca’s conquerer, arrived in Cuzco in 1532, Machupicchu was already forgotten.

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CUSCO TOUR (CUSCO-PERU-TOURS)
If your looking for booking a tour in cusco tour to machu picchu you have come to the right place. Producing the finest tours in cusco tour, Abroad Trekkers offer a level of satisfaction unparalleled. We want you to be secure in knowing that your stay in cusco tour will be one of your most memorable experiences ever! We guarantee that our cusco tour are the finest on the market by comparing our machupicchu tours with other cusco peru tours Operators. Guaranteed!
AbroadTrekkers is dedicated to customer satisfaction. When you book a tour to cusco or peru from Abroad Trekkers, you become part of our family through our excellent customer service and support. If visiting cusco peru interests you, and you would like more information, go to Peru Tours.

There are many wonderful tourist destinations across the length and breadth of Peru Tours. Visit the fascinating cities of Peru, where the past and present coexist in unique ways. We welcome you to our comprehensive website for Peru tours. Visit Machupicchu, the Manu or Tambopata rain forest reserve, Cusco, capital of the ancient Inca empire, inca trail hike, the Sacred Valley, Arequipa's Colca Canyon, or Lake Titicaca. , Uros & Taquile islands, Sun island, Arequipa, Colca Canyon, Nasca Lines, Lima, Lord of Sipan, Rainforest, Ballestas Islands.
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Our objective is to provide you all the necessary information for your trip. Here or at www.abroadtrekkers.com, you will find the most important information about Cusco, Sacred Valley, Sacsayhuaman, Machu Picchu, Inca Trail to Machu Picchu and other tourist attractions etc. Furthermore, we present you an exclusive list of the best Cuzco and Machu Picchu hotels, adventure tours, and all the services for your trip.



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Thu, Jul 29th - 9:06AM

Hiking Peru (cusco-trekking)
There are many wonderful tourist destinations across the length and breadth of Peru. Visit the fascinating cities of Peru, where the past and present coexist in unique ways. We welcome you to our comprehensive website for Hiking Peru

If your looking for Hiking Peru, or peru tours and travel, you have come to the right place. Producing the finest in Peru Treks, Abroad Trekkers offers a level of satisfaction unparalleled. We want you to be secure in knowing that your Hiking Peru will be one of your most memorable experiences ever! We guarantee that our treks are the finest on the market by comparing our tours with other Cusco, Peru Tour Operators. Guaranteed!

AbroadTrekkers is dedicated to customer satisfaction. When you book a Hiking Peru from AbroadTrekkers, you become part of our family through our excellent customer service and support. If booking a Hiking Peru

1- AbroadTrekkers authorization in Cusco / Cuzco
2- AbroadTrekkers Legal Tour Operator in Cusco / Cuzco
3- AbroadTrekkers Legal information
4- inca trail authorization of Fredy, the manager of AbroadTrekkers
5.- AbroadTrekkers Legal information


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