South America Living

Photos – Yanque, Peru in the Colca Valley

A few photographs of the small town Yanque located in the Colca Valley of Peru. Yanque is just 40 minutes from Chivay, the first tourist town of the Colca Canyon when bussing in from Arequipa. For travel information including where to stay, eat & things to do view: Travel Guide to Yanque

Who Really Pulls All the Weight in Yanque... and Maybe a Bale of Straw or Two

Entrance to the Small Museo Uyu Uyu with Lovely Owner - Stop in For a Free Visit!

Parading Around the Plaza in Costumes in Yanque

Catholic Church in Yanque - With Parts Currently Under Restoration

Outside the Municipal Building at Plaza Principal - Where You Can Use the Internet for 1 Sole an Hour

Preparing an Alpaca Meat Dish for Lunch at Hospedaje Don Manuel

Tourists Heading Out of Town on a Trip to Uyu Uyu

Photographs by Molly McHugh, all rights reserved.

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