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the language of nature

The sun is about to rise over Machu Picchu, Peru.

 

Machu Picchu would have been a site to behold in the late 1400s, with gleaming white granite walls topped by golden-colored thatched roofs. Today, it has a different beauty, with the expose worn stone structures echoing the geometry of the mountains surrounding the site. It's as if the architecture over 500 years has merged with the mountain.

 

Machu Picchu, Cusco, PERU, South America

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Taken on July 2, 2010