Friday, August 16, 2013

Loco - Andean Music

Andean Music

Andean music comes from the general area inhabited by Quechuas, Aymaras and other peoples that roughly in the area of the Inca Empire prior to European contact. It includes folklore music of parts of Argentina, Bolivia, Ecuador, Chile, Colombia, Peru and Venezuela.

The ocarina is an ancient flute-like wind instrument. Variations do exist, but a typical ocarina is an enclosed space with four to twelve finger holes and a mouthpiece that projects from the body.

Machu Picchu

Macchu Pichu is the first major Inca township to have been discovered largely untouched by humans since it was built. It was first found by the American explorer Highram Bingham in 1926, and although long since abandoned and fallen into some ruin naturally due to the passage of time, it had not been razed or destroyed in warfare as so many Inca settlements have been. It has provided a fascinating insight into the ordinary lives of the Inca people, and for the first time enabled historians to gain an understanding of aspects of their life and culture that was previously unknown. It is now a UNESCO protected World Heritage Site.

An ancient Peruvian city.

Machu Picchu was a religius place i think, Machu Picchu is one of The Seven Wonders of the World, Machu Picchu is in Cusco Peru and is beautiful and sacred, you can visit Machu Picchu, SacsayHuaman, Choquequirao, Ollantaytambo, sacred Valley by Inca Trail or train, if you need more information about hotels, guides, tourist information an travel about cusco Peru and Machu Picchu visit the link below.

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