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May 13, 2010 - Chinchero, etc.

We got out of Cuzco around 9 this morning for a day trip through the Sacred Valley. We started with a tour to a weaving shop in Chinchero (of course!). John was in Heaven. Frankly, this place exceeded my expectations. They did a great job of showing each step in the weaving process in a way that entertained me (the non-weaver) but with enough detail about the processes to educate the experienced weaver (John). After serving us the requisite coca tea (where was the pisco sour??), they showed us how to clean raw wool with the aid of a...

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