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National Geographic Magazine, April 1913 By Hiram Bingham, Director of the 1912 Expedition
Read Hiram Bingham's original account of his famous rediscovery of Machu Picchu.
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National Geographic Magazine, April 2011
Rising from obscurity to the heights of power, a succession of Andean rulers subdued kingdoms, sculpted mountains, and forged a mighty empire.
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Best of Machu Picchu
Explore the well-preserved Inca ruins of Machu Picchu in this gallery of photos submitted by National Geographic Your Shot members.
Get facts, photos, and travel tips for Machu Picchu, the famed World Heritage site in Peru.
Ten of the best Peruvian specialties to try en route to Machu Picchu.
Photographic highlights of culture and life in the mountains of Peru.
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