Travel Theme: Time

Time is this week’s theme at ‘Where’s my Backpack’, for this theme I chose to show the effect of time at one of the Local archeological sites Moray. Moray is thought to have been an Inca testing grounds, a sort of agricultural laboratory if you will. The design of the site has created a variety of micro climates with temperature variations between the top and bottom terraces of as much as 27 deg. Fahrenheit. This first picture was taken back in September which is the end of the rainy season.

Moray in September

Moray in September

This second picture was taken a mere 4 months later in January, which happens to be the rainy season. Amazing what a little water and some time can do.

Moray in January

Moray in January

To check out Ailsa’s pictures at ‘Where’s my Backpack’ click on the link below


About Lyle

I love travel and currently own and operate a Bed and Breakfast called GringoWasi with my beautiful Peruvian wife, the property is located in the small town of Huarocondo, and about 30 minutes West of Cusco Peru.
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5 Responses to Travel Theme: Time

    • Lyle says:

      Thanks, had the person down on the terraces been in the same spot, I think some might have accused me of photoshoping the picture.

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