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5 New Year’s Resolutions for Cycle Tour Junkies

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Cycle Tour Junkies

With the start of the New Year, it’s the perfect time to reinvigorate your love of cycling by making some resolutions for the year. Maybe you want to tackle new treks, or maybe you want to increase your speed or distance. Maybe you want to get a new bike or other...
Pongo de Mainique Peru

Pongo de Mainique Peru

About Pongo de Mainique Peru For the ancient Inca people, Pongo de Mainique Peru (Door of the Bear) was a magical and sacred place. History shows that this region was used by the Incas to market their products and share their cultures with the Machiguenga native...
Best Alternative Hikes to Machu Picchu Peru

Best Alternative Hikes to Machu Picchu Peru

There’s nothing as satisfying as entering Machu Picchu on foot through the Sun Gate, which is why the classic Inca Trail is South America’s most popular hike. Permits for the peak summer season sell out months in advance. As the original, oldest and best-known trek to...
How Difficult is the Inca Trail Hike

How Difficult is the Inca Trail Hike

How Difficult is the Inca Trail Hike? The Classic Inca Trail is Peru’s most popular multi-day trek and one of the most well known trails in the world. Consisting of 4 days of hiking, along original Inca stone pathways, through a variety of fascinating Inca sites...
10 Things to Do in Peru Other Than Machu Picchu 

10 Things to Do in Peru Other Than Machu Picchu 

Visiting the well-preserved Inca city of Machu Picchu is a trip of a lifetime. However, as Peru is such a beautiful and historically rich country a trip shouldn’t only be about seeing Machu Picchu. Here are 10 things to do in Peru other than Machu Picchu and, if...