Story: Latin America and New Zealand

Tourism: trekking to Machu Picchu (1st of 2)

Tourism: trekking to Machu Picchu

Since the early 2000s Latin America has become a popular tourist destination for New Zealanders wanting to experience somewhere more exotic than Europe or Australia. Here a group of trekkers stand above Machu Picchu – an ancient Inca city in Peru.

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Warwick E. Murray, 'Latin America and New Zealand - Cultural and future relations', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/36045/tourism-trekking-to-machu-picchu (accessed 19 September 2021)

Story by Warwick E. Murray, published 20 Jun 2012