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Why Huayna Picchu?

After completing the four-day Inca Trail trek into Machu Picchu, a few of us decided we needed one more challenge. Halfway up the mountain behind the lost city of the Incas, all I could think about was “why?” 514 more words

Travel

The gringo trail

This post is a round up of recent travels along the ‘gringo’ trail that is commonly followed around south west Brazil!

After Rio we packed up our backpack and headed to Ilha Grande. 1,021 more words

New photos and updated galleries

I just finished going over photos from Bangkok and as my internet connection is decent the first time in days, I’ll just upload them and worry about the captions later. 93 more words

South America

Cuzco, Inca Trail and Machu Picchu

After a quick stay at a hostel near the Lima airport we made it to Cuzco City, which is the gateway to the Inca Trail and Machu Picchu. 817 more words

Peru

LlaMachu Picchu

As arguably the biggest tourist magnet in South America, and one of the most prolific bucket-list members the world over, Machu Picchu (or Machupicchu) hardly needs much of an introduction. 981 more words

Solo Travel

Following in the footsteps of the Incas

One of the highlights of my tour around Peru was doing the Inca Trail. There are lots of different Inca treks in Peru, but the Inca Trail (el camino inka) is the original and the most sacred one. 905 more words

Inca Trail