Machu Picchu vacation September 02 2015

Crazy Wilde Condor

We started this adventure as a group of 15 people with Chachi and Elis and ended as a "family" :-)
I liked the way they tried to build up this group with this family spirit.
For me this trail trip was a good experience and I enjoyed to be in the Peruvian nature.
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Peru travel September 02 2015-2

Condor’s pee … eehhh?!

Wednesday 2nd of September our adventure started: Salkantay trekking for 5 days (and of course 4 nights). With a mixed group of 15 persons and 2 guides: Lisette and Jesus (alias Chachi). The weather was good and we were enthusiastic to start. With some Agua Florida (also named condor's pee) on or hands, in our hair and with the (good) ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel September 02 2015-1

Salkantay trekking

We did a 5 day trekking to the Salkantay. Some days before we left we had a short briefing which was very useful. That day we got the sleeping bag, walking sticks and bag that we rented with us so we could pack properly in our hotel. During the trip there where horsemans, cooks en 2 guides (group of 15 ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation September 02 2015-3

Wild Condor Tour – way to heaven

It was a pleasure to make the tour with Chachy. We've seen a lot and to reach the peak was like to reach the heaven. The hot springs have been great and we are really happy, that we have reach our target.
Tomorrow we go to Machu Picchu and it's a pleasure for us as well.
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Peru vacation August 31 2015-2

T; Fluke & Jono’s Adventure

The Salkantay Inca Trail tour was a fantastic adventure. From our initial briefing in Cusco the tour was well orgasined with everything we needed provided. The food was excellent and a highlight of the tour.
Our tour guide Carlos was an enthusiastic character. Throughout our tour he was a constant source of information on the local environment. There were ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel August 31 2015-1

An Aussie adventure in Peru

We met our tour guide early in Cusco on the first morning and were blown away with his enthusiasm and optimistic attitude which quickly infected the group.
The beautiful scenery commenced on the drive and continued throughout the trip. Our guide was extremely knowledgable about the history of the Inca empire and the local flora and fauna; he was ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip August 31 2015-2

Carlos adventure

Carlos was the best guide so friendly and helpful. He was full of energy everyday and made it fun!!! Camping grounds were great and the food provided was tasty and kept going.
The hot springs were amazing and a welcome break after a few long days. Carlos had everything organized and anticipated our every need. We loved happy hour ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip September 02 2015-1

Awesome

The trip of a life time was worth every dollar spent. Peru and the Andes is like going to a different land where dreams are made of. The tour took places that were unreal The guide explained the geographical features and hoe they were formed and the relevance to history of the people. The glacial features were truly awe inspiring. ... Continue Reading

Peru travel September 02 2015

Wild Condors

The trip was a great experience. We saw incredible things like glaciers, black rocks, glacier lakes and Many more.
The guide was excellent and always kept spirits high . The hike was great and truly and adventure and a workout. It was one of the best experiences of my life. The terrain was constantly changing. It went from dry ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip September 02 2015

The Wild Condors :)

We took the 4day/3night Salkantay Trek with our guides Chachi and Lisette. The trek was the hardest, most rewarding thing I have ever done in my life.
We saw so many beautiful rivers, valleys, snow covered mountains , and lakes. Their were 17 people from all around the world in our group, and we named ourselves The Wild Condors. ... Continue Reading

Peru trip September 02 2015

Lots of steps to the top

The 3 days we spent on the trail were wonderful. Guides were great. The trail was more challenging than expected but boy what a reward to make it to the top.
Highly recommended though you spend more time in a car/bus than was expected. Food was wonderful as well as the 14 other people we shared our time with. ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation September 02 2015-1

Amazing Time on Salkanty Trek!!

the 3 night/4 day trek was a great time!! I am so thankful for our guide, Chachy, our cooks, and everyone who was responsible for making our trip as great as it was.
The first day was wonderful with an optional hike to a lake in the mountains. The second day include a tough hike, but the view once ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation September 01 2015

Adventure of a lifetime

15 years ago i was traveling through south america, and after 6 months in South America my last stop was going to be Machu Picchu. However due to an earthquake my plans were changed and i didn't make the trek to Machu Picchu.
I told myself i would return someday. I finally realized this dream after getting married ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel September 01 2015

The Puma Lives!

This by far one of the best adventures i have done. Look no further and just do it!!! If you go you will be surprised...i was. The walk is hard but everyone can do it.
Be prepared but also don't worry, the guide and porters will get you there. So nice to show up to camp and havcamp ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip September 01 2015

Magical Machu Picchu

EPIC!!! That sums it up. Ok, ok. I will share more. Ever since I saw the magnificent pictures of Machu Picchu in national geographic as one of the seven wonders of the world, I knew I had to witness this place someday. My husband and I decided we would celebrate our 11 year anniversary trekking the Inka trail.
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