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How Can Tourism At Machu Picchu Be Sustainable?

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Machu Picchu, rediscovered in 1911 by Hiram Bingham of Yale University, attracts tourists in their hundreds of thousands each year to its well-preserved stoneworks: baths, houses, palaces, storage rooms, temples and an awful lot of steps (around 3,000). It’s the most visited site in South America, generating a reported $40 million each year for the […]

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