D136-2009 The Eastern Urban Sector
Even with a map of the site, a first time visitor, on his/her own, could easily become confused and lost in the jumble of buildings in this part. Still, I'd love to spend a week or more exploring there...maybe in another lifetime.
Original caption: Machu Picchu #19
Houses and agricultural terraces sprawling down the flank of the ridge. Huayna Picchu Mountain looms beyond.
Machu Picchu, Peru
Taken May 16, 2009; edited 2014