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July 6, 2011 10:57:34 | in Machu Picchu

VIDEO: Hiram Bingham in Machu Picchu, 1949

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Hiram Bingham returned to Machu Picchu in 1949 for the Chrysler-sponsored Travelogue documentary series.


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A few decades after the 1911 rediscovery of Machu Picchu, the Travelogue series visited the Inca citadel with the National Geographic explorer-turned U.S. senator Hiram Bingham.

"A railroad and highway have improved the situation for tourists," narrates the Belgian traveler Armand Denis, "but even today the last few miles are on foot or horseback over a steep climb."

Watch the video below. (Related video: 1937 Travelogue in Peru.)

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# Abelardo Eyzaguirre says :
8 July, 2011 [ 07:25 ]

The video where the (Related video: 1937 Travelogue in Peru.) link takes has been removed by copyright reasons.
 

# arturo espinoza says :
13 July, 2011 [ 03:52 ]
  THANK YOU SO MUCH ,TO SHOW ALL THE GOOD THINGS ,OUR STORY , OUR CULTURE ,AND SPECIAL HOW THE PERUVIAN PEOPLE ARE , I AM SO PROUD TO BE A INCA .

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