Peru vacation August 04 2015

Shirt and Tie Peak

hiking with my sons on the Salkantay trail was a great bonding opportunity. We were pleased with our guide and cook. They worked hard to accommodate us as we modified our itinerary.
The food was well prepared and there was plenty of it to keep us satisfied. We were disappointed in the trail itself as there was too ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation August 03 2015

Running Team founder

Best hike ever! Having done hikes all over North America and countless Rucksäcken marches with the militar y, I found this hike to be amazing.
The trekking groups concept of "Trek at your own pace" lets you make the Trek as challenging as you want to make It. I took this as an opportunity to challenge myself and my ... Continue Reading

Peru vacation August 03 2015-1

INCAredible!!!

The Inca trail is a one in a lifetime experience. There is nothing quite like it. You will be amazed by the history, the inca culture, the natural beauty, and the people.
I had a great experience with my group. My guide Edwin was excellent. He was very knowledgeable, friendly and accommodating. On the 3rd day i was very ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation August 03 2015-1

Running team #4

This was an awesome adventure. It would not have been possible without the amazing, incredible, hard working guides, porters,and chef.
I do not know how It was possible for the porters to run carrying all our gear, set up camp and prepare amazing food Day after Day after Day. The food was always delicious. And well presented. The chef ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip August 03 2015

Chemin des Incas

Une belle experience pour decouvrrir la civilisation Inca et le site de Machu Picchu.
Une randonnees dans des paysages a coupe le souffle (dans tous les sens du terme) Merci a l equipe pour leurs soutients et leurs encouragements fort bien apprecie dans les moments difficiles. La derniere journee, malgres un depart cahotique, s'est termine par une magnifique approche ... Continue Reading

Peru trip August 03 2015-1

Very Good Trek!

the four day inca trek was excellent. Our tour guides/leaders were named Edwin and Pedro. These guys were awesome at providing everything we needed from all information needed for treks every single day.
They were knowledgeable and were excellent company. We had three people in our group of 13 that fell ill and they did a great job of ... Continue Reading

Peru travel August 03 2015

Running team – member #7

This definitely was the experience of a lifetime. The 4 days and 3 nights treck was exhausting, but so worth it. I personaly wouldn't do it a second time, but I strongly recommend it to anyone who is interested.
Funny story; 7 of us within our group were nicknamed " The Running Team", since we were literally running ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation August 03 2015-2

The running team

It was everything i ask for and more. The sight was amazing; to see what was done ages ago and how wonderful it is still today. Machu Picchu is something one must see at least once in life.
It was a fantastic feeling to hike for 4 days and three nights and be away from civilization, it makes you ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu trip August 01 2015-4

A very special trek!

The Inca Trail is not just a trek, it is a fantastic archeological adventure. The sites we went through were just incredibly beautiful! Second day was tough but definitely worth it!! The third day was full of discoveries and really interesting.
On the fourth day, the arrival through the sun gate was really a moment I will remember, first ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu travel August 01 2015-9

A magical reward

The Inca trail was an adventure I had been preparing for a while. Booked 6 months in advance, I had plenty of time to think about it, and finally, the D day arrived!
From day 1 it's been a great adventure.
Our tour guide, Paul is a great story teller. Sometimes exagerating things but he really shares his ... Continue Reading

Peru travel July 18 2015-1

A spectacular experience

Four of us from the US signed up for the 4 days/ 3 nights Salkantay trek with Ica Trails Reservations. It was a spectacular experience, hiking over 15,000 feet high passes in an high- alpine setting ,descending into the jungle and ending up at the most impressive site on the planet . Machu pichu .Everything was organized for us ,from ... Continue Reading

Peru travel August 02 2015-5

Too High

i found my trek to be the craziest experience of my life. I never would have seen myself speaking spanish let alone in peru let alone while walking to machu picchu.
I've met some incredible people seen even more incredible landscapes, mountains and lakes. Swimming in the humantay lake literally took my breath away and 3 days later im ... Continue Reading

Peru travel August 02 2015-7

So high

Absolutely breathtaking, I tried multiple times to catch me breath but this trip just took it away.
The trek never had me tired or wanting to stop because your just surrounded by debatably the most diverse and beautiful landscape in the world. I knew it was going to be beautiful but nothing to this extent. From cusco, to the ... Continue Reading

Machu Picchu vacation July 31 2015-2

Mystries of the Toilet

Should i call this a must do trip or a bucket list for everyone,what ever you call it ,its a life changing experience.
The trek,the Guide,just about everything was well prepared and presented.
Not only was this trip an adventure but it was also a gastronomical adventure,the food was very local and the way it was plated and ... Continue Reading

Peru trip August 01 2015-3

Maple sirop in action!

As a Canadian born in Montreal, I was not used to hard trekking. So taking the Inca trail looks like a big challenge. But I must say with the awesome team spirit Paul our guide created, we all made it to Matchu Pitchu after 4 days of incredible adventure into the beautiful Inca trail. What a great trip, awesome sence ... Continue Reading