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Highly recommended: the Inca Jungle Trek to Machu Picchu

18 Sep
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Highly recommended: the Inca Jungle Trek to Machu Picchu
Friday September 18, 2015 - Posted by

Highly recommended: the Inca Jungle Trek to Machu Picchu

 
As the traditional Inca Trail to Machu Picchu is always sold out much in advance, for me and my three fellow travelers in Cusco, one of the nicest alternatives was the Inca Jungle Trek, since we were looking for both adventurous activities and good hiking trails. The Jungle Trek offers a perfect combination of activities such as biking, rafting, zip lining and hiking and is a wonderful way to get to know the Peruvian jungle.

 
 
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10 Things That May Surprise You When You Arrive in Cusco

14 Sep
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10 Things That May Surprise You When You Arrive in Cusco
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10 things that may surpise you when you arrive in Cusco for the first time when traveling in Peru. Cusco is a great destination, a not-to-be-missed and with the following tips you will be prepared for your stay in Cusco, the gateway for the Inca Trail, Sacred Valley and treks and tours to Machu Picchu.

1. Alpacas and baby sheep

There are alpacas and llamas everywhere, grazing in the fields at Saqsaywaman – an archeological site above Cusco – and walking the streets in Cusco´s historical center. They also pose for photos along with women and children carrying baby sheep, all with traditional dress (including the baby sheep).

2. Guinea pigs are not pets

Guinea pigs – known here as cuy – are a cheap and nutritional food source for the local people and a must try for adventurous travelers. (more…)