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Daily Archives: May 29, 2016

COMMON MISCONCEPTIONS AND THE TRUTHS BEHIND THEM

How much do we really know about a destination until we step foot on its soil, speak to its people and see it through their eyes? ♥ “Winters in Peru (July through August) are chilly and summers (December through February) are warm.” Wrong! Seasons don’t have much to do…

FINAL DESTINATION: MACHU PICCHU

No matter which trek you opt for your final destination will always be Machu Picchu (the most astounding Incan ruins in the Americas that dates back to early 12 century). The ruins had been hidden from the outside world for nearly 400 years until the Spanish invaded the country, killing…

LARES TREK – A BETTER ALTERNATIVE TO INCA TRAIL?

OFF-THE-BEATEN PATH. If you are like me, you might want to see Peru from a more unique angle. Remember, by visiting what seem the “most popular” attractions, you are likely setting yourself up for endless crowds. Instead, consider looking for places that are more ethnic and less-traveled…