• Machu Picchu, peru
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    Hiking to Machu Picchu

    FIRST STEP EXPEDITIONS PERU ⇷☓⇸ Home to one of the seven wonders of the world, alpacas, rich culture and delicious food. Peru has long been a tourist destination, and it continues to attract travellers from all walks of life, budgets and every corner of the globe. For many, Machu Picchu isn’t simply a stop on a convoluted trip through the Americas – it is the reason to board a plane to Peru in the first place. So, if you’re planning a trip to experience Peru, then the tour company you choose makes all the difference. The size of the group, itinerary, service and amenities all come into play. My partner and I…

  • First Step Expeditions, Rainbow Mountain, Cusco, Peru
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    Climbing Rainbow Mountain

    FIRST STEP EXPEDITIONS PERU ⇷☓⇸ When you think of Peru, you instantly think of Alpaca’s, delicious Peruvian cuisine and of course the famous world wonder that is Machu Picchu. What most people don’t realise is that it is also home to the beautiful Rainbow Mountain which is taking social media by storm. So, if you’re planning a trip to experience Peru, then the tour company you choose makes all the difference. The size of the group, itinerary, service and amenities all come into play. My partner and I were guests of First Step Expeditions, and this is our review of our one day hike. Highlights Superb organisation and itinerary Knowledgeable…

  • Palacio Manco Capac, Ananay Hotels, Cusco, Peru
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    Palacio Manco Capac – Ananay Hotels

    CUSCO’S BEST VIEWPOINT STAY ⇷☓⇸ Staying at Palacio Manco Capac – Ananay Hotels is to enjoy the authentic luxury of relaxing in a homely atmosphere in the centre of town, perched on the hills overlooking the beauty of Cusco. Surrounded by stunning architecture, quirky hidden markets, and a quick walk from the best restaurants in Peru. The hotel is built on an ancient republican house, found on San Cristobal hill, which is where the foundation of Manco Capac’s original residence used to be. In the property you will find an authentic Inca wall which you should definitely check out and admire. The local shops & restaurants are a short walk…

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    Spiritual & Healing Destinations

    MYTHS, LEGENDS AND MYSTICAL POWERS? ⇷☓⇸ It is well known, that throughout history, mankind has craved natural & supernatural healing powers that Earth has to offer for our ranges of ailments and issues. Luckily for us, these mystic places have been found all around the world, that our ancient forbearers attached spiritual or religious significance to and played important roles in their respective cultures. Many of us flock to these destinations in order to better or heal ourselves, with some real and unexplainable miracles occurring for a handful of individuals. Some are still used for ancient rituals that take place in modern day, whilst others have been lost to time…