Alpaca
                        at Machu Picchu.
Alpaca
                        at Machu Picchu.

 
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ARTICLES
Andean Prehistory Tupac Amaru, The Life, Times, and Execution of the Last Inca
Colonialism and Liberation Early Monumental Architecture of the Peruvian Coast
Andean Cosmology Chavin and the Origins of Andean Civilization
The Tello Obelisk Chankillo, Peru, Ancient Solar Observatory?

kalasasaya entrnce and sunken court at tiwanakutiwanaku doorway

PHOTO GALLERIES
Machu Picchu Inti Raimi, Festival of the Sun Tiwanaku
Pisaq Saxsayhuaman The Andes
PLACEMARKS
Two large South America placemark files are available, Andes Highlands (24.2 MB) and Peru Coastal Valleys (15.4 MB). Open the files in Google Earth and click the placemarks to display photo-illustrated balloons with selected images from the Google Earth Panoramio layer. Portions of the two large files are also available in .kml or .kmz versions as listed below. The .kmz files contain overlay maps. The valley names in the image below are also linked to the individual files.
Peru Coastal Valleys - peru_coast.kmz 15.4 MB
Piura - piura.kml - 3 KB
La Leche - la_leche.kml - 8 KB
Lambayeque - lambayeque.kmz - 413 KB
Zaña - zana.kml - 2 KB
Jequetepeque - jequetepeque.kmz - 626 KB
Chicama - chicama.kml - 28 KB
Moche - moche.kmz - 282 KB
Viru - viru.kmz - 1.85 MB
Chao - chao.kml - 3 KB
Santa - santa.kmz - 918 KB
Nepeña - nepena.kmz - 1.21 MB
Casma-Sechin - casma_sechin.kmz - 2.26 MB
Huancay - huancay.kml - 5 KB
Huarmey - huarmey.kml - 15 KB
Forteleza - fortaleza.kml - 6 KB
Patilvilca - patilvilca.kml - 3 KB
Supe - supe.kml - 20 KB
Huara - huara.kml - 9 KB
Chancay - chancay.kml - 8 KB
Chillon - chillon.kmz - 681 KB
Rimac - rimac.kmz - 2.62 MB
Lurin - lurin.kmz - 4.12 MB
Cañete - canete.kml - 5 KB
Chincha - chincha.kml - 7 KB
Pisco - pisco.kml - 4 KB
Nazca - nazca.kmz - 438 KB

peru coastal valleys map with placemark links
Mouse-over valley names to download placemark files.

Andes Highlands - andes.kmz - 24.2 MB
Machu Picchu - machu_picchu.kmz - 1.5 MB
Sacred Valley - sacred_valley.kml - 20 KB
Choquequirao - choquequirao.kml - 11 KB
Chincheros - chincheros.kml - 10 KB
Inca Trail - inca_trail.kml - 19 KB
Marcahuamachuco - marcahuamachuco.kmz - 19.6 MB
Kuelap - kuelap.kmz - 2 KB
Chavin - chavin.kmz - 1 MB
Puno - puno.kml - 15 KB
Tiwanaku - tiwanaku.kml - 8 KB
Andes ancient monuments map.
chavin de huantar latitude illustrated
Ancient Monument Placemarks include archaeological map overlays, photos, links, more.

Hundreds of Geoglifos Discovered in the Amazon.
brazil geoglyph


Google Earth placemarks file: jqjacobs.net/andes/machu_picchu_phi.kml

huaca del sol placemark illustration
jqjacobs.net/andes/sol.kmz

sechin alto latitude illustrated

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Mound Builders of the Eastern Woodlands: Photo Galleries, Maps, Drawings, and Placemarks
Grave Creek MoundMiamisburg Mound

Southwest Archaeology Photo Gallery PowerPoints - a dozen new presentations.
anasazi pottery


Sillustani, puno, peru
Sillustani Ruins, Puno, Peru
PERU Incidents of Travel and Exploration in the
LAND OF THE INCAS
by E. George Squier,
1877. Tiwanaku.
 
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