Machu Picchu – “The Lost City of the Incas”. This UNESCO World Heritage site is located at 2,430m (8,000 ft), is a site of an ancient Inca city hidden in the Andes of Peru. The whole site became one of the most famous symbols of the Incan Empire and spectacular set of ruins in the world. It was re-discovered by Hiram Bingham about brought to world attention in 1911.
Cuba has always been on top of my list of countries to visit for many years. It’s a fascinating country after it was politically abandoned by the rest of the world, although it is a popular destination for most holiday makers. Finally in 2nd quarter of 2014 we sorted out our flight tickets and then we were set to go.
Flamenco started in the regions of Andalusia. It is an art form which includes singing, guitar playing, dance, vocalisations, hand clapping and finger snapping. The dance originated in the music and dance styles of Andalusia. Since the Spanish government has been promoting it, Flamenco has become one of the symbols of Spain, a nation wide event within the country.