Sunday Feb 16
The Burlington Free Press
Retelling (or writing) and interpreting folk tales
Elizabeth VanBuskirk of Charlotte is the author of "Beyond the Stones of Machu Picchu: Folk Tales and Stories of Inca Life."
Thrums Books in Loveland releases two books on Peruvian textile traditions
Linda Ligon is editor and publisher and Joe Coca photographer of "Faces of Tradition: Weaving Elders of the Andes."
Sam Baker's Remarkable New Album
In 1986, as a young man in his early thirties, he was on a tourist train to Machu Picchu in Peru when leftist terrorists blew it up, killing seven people -- including those Baker was sitting with.
Husband, 68, dies on dream holiday
A KIRKBYMOORSIDE man has died two weeks into a seven-week holiday-of-a-lifetime after being overcome by altitude sickness in the South American Andes.
Rendered Speechless in Machu Picchu
Awesome. Breathtaking. Spectacular. Those words and others came immediately to mind as I caught my first glimpse of Machu Picchu, right before my very eyes.