Explore enough ruins in South America and you will encounter eager guides who claim the natural rock surfaces are actually in the shape of the great Inca. It’s their version of Elvis in your burned toast. Harmless enough, when the workmanship is otherworldly, the scenery is so spectacular and the altitude so high you know you’re hallucinating anyway.
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