Earlier this week the famous actor Jim Carrey who portrayed such unforgettable roles as the mask, bruce all mighty and Ace Ventura among various others arrived in the southern city of Cusco at 3:00 in the afternoon(local time) on a private jet from Brazil and headed to the luxurious Hotel Monasterio in Cusco The popular hollywood actor confirmed through his twitter
account his arrival in Cusco, “Goodmornoonevening world! Machu Picchu, Temple of the sun. (sorry for this) Inca redible!” was tweeted. Carrey was immediately recognized by the inhabitants of Cusco as well as the small town of Aguas Calientes which borders Machu Picchu, surprisingly they mostly referred to him as “the guy from the mask”.
Machu Picchu is Peru’s main tourist destination and is frequently visited by celebrities. Others such as Drew Barrymore and Cameron Diaz have also visited the Inca Citadel in recent years.The Inca ruins are 2,400 meters above sea level at a summit of the Andes and was built in the fifteenth century by the Inca empire that ruled Peru before the Spanish arrived in the sixteenth century. The Citadel is 500 kilometers southeast of Lima and was elected in 2007 as the new seven wonders of the world in a global Internet vote.