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Peru Celebrates Machu Picchu Discovery Centenary

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July 7, 2011
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Celebrations to mark the centenary of the arrival of explorer Hiram Bingham at Machu Picchu ended with an impressive son et lumiere show, which looked back at the history of the site.


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NDTV (July 4, 2013) — Real estate developers using heavy machinery tore down a 20-foot (6-meter) tall pyramid at the oldest archaeological site near Peru's country's capital, cultural officials said on Wednesday.
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