Join me for a guide\'s-eye view of hiking around the Cusco region of Peru. Here are a few photos from our the multisport trip including biking around the lake and hiking from Huchuy Cusco down to …

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Every year the Millennium is hauled out of the water for complete maintenance. Here it is in Guayaquil\'s boat yard in February 2009.

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The classic steering wheel gets referubishedMillenium in the Galapagos before her voyage to QuayaquilZodiacs ferry staff out to the boat for the tripCruising along the red sand beaches of Rabida IslandLeaving Galapagos with Ecuadorian flag flying proudlyArriving in Guayaquil
Sacha Lodge
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Amy Hirschbach
Our dinner of Fillet Mignon, wonderful salads and a bevy of desserts, coupled with the sounds of the jungle, afforded a great night's sleep. Morning came early, though, and after breakfast we …
Whitewater rafting
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Andrew Cockerham
One of my favorite photo albums from one of our travelers I was reading the New York Times this weekend, and noticed that the #1 Most Emailed article was about travel in Costa Rica. It’s a …
Sacha Lodge
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Amy Hirschbach
The breakfast at Casa Aliso was AMAZING. Homemade yogurt, wonderful omelets, delicious Ecuadorian coffee, fresh fruit and juice got us off on the right foot. We took a stroll around the neighborhood …
Exploring the AMazon
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Amy Hirschbach
After a long day of flying----Missoula, MT, to Salt Lake City, to Dallas, to Atlanta, to Quito, Ecuador-----we arrived at San Francisco de Quito, most often called Quito, the capital city of Ecuador …
The memorial at Cape Horn
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Karen Griffith-Hedberg
Killed time the next day before our 8pm evening flight by once again walking around Buenos Aires, having a wonderful last meal in one of the little spots the locals frequent in the San Telmo area, …
Isabela Island
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Renee Noffke
Isabela Island from my April 2008 Galapagos tour   News from the Galapagos – fire on Isabela Island. The fire was started accidentally by a local farmer, who was burning weeds on his …
the back of the ship, Zodiac loading zone
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Karen Griffith-Hedberg
Ah, Mariano otra vez! Our driver from two days prior had once again arrived in the 18 passenger van (getting up at 5am to drive from his home in El Calafate) to collect us and take us to the El …
upper deck of the Via Australis; lowering Zodiac boats
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Karen Griffith-Hedberg
Up and ready in our trekking clothes, armed with a box lunch prepared by the hosteria. Our taxi arrived…turns out a hiker intending to head up the Rio Blanco valley trail was being delivered, …
last view of Ushuaia as we pull away from the dock
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Karen Griffith-Hedberg
Time to leave the Eco-Camp. For once a sunny day with the Torres del Paine in full view! Back down the road in the mini-van, across the Bridge of Death, out the entrance road to the park with …