Author
Elizabeth Conway
Adventure Life traveler, Julia, returns home from a trip to the Ecuadorian Amazon with this clip from the Yasuni Clay Lick. Located along with Napo River, this is one of the most accessible licks in …
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Ranny and Donna Pierce
Our last day on the Millennium has arrived. We have seen so much and experienced so much with the company of old friends and new friends that we met on board the ship. We will be sad to leave; yet we …
Flying into Peru
Author
Shahnaz Ahmed
7:45am. At airport waiting to board flight to Cusco. Water bottle was allowed. Nice to travel without fluid restrictions. Breakfast was good. They had papaya juice and the watermelon was so red …
Share the Road!
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Carol Thuerbach
Another early start in order to see the resident family of giant otters -- and on cue, they put on a marvelous show, darting near our catamaran, catching fish, seemingly not the least disturbed by …
Santiago
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Amber See
After stopping and spending time at the site where the only Moai on the island with eyes stood, we set out for Ahu Akivi. Here seven moai stand on a single platform. Also at the site was a cremation …
Ivan and Antonio lead the way.  These incredible guides make a great trip even better.
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Andrea Edwards
It rains most of the night and we're grateful for the openness of the rooms so we can hear all the jungle sounds. And the rain has made everything fresh and green and glistening. After breakfast we …
Robin and I about to tear it up
Author
Lynessa Nelson
Gearing up! For the past couple of months in the Adventure Life office we have been gearing up (pun intended) for the Bike Walk Bus Week Commuter Challenge here in Missoula. This is a week long …
Our hacienda
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Ranny and Donna Pierce
Two of the most interesting animals you will come in contact with in the Galapagos are the iguanas and seals. Iguanas The iguana was one of the most interesting varieties of animals on the face of …
Flying into Peru
Author
Shahnaz Ahmed
At St. Louis airport, in flight. Bags checked to Lima at my request. The gal at the counter asked to check to Cusco, but decided against it as I needed my luggage at Lima. Next stop-Miami! In …
Biking around Lake Piuray
Author
Carol Thuerbach
While having coffee early this morning, the distinctive macaw call is nearby, and we see up close the Blue and Yellow Macaw! Minutes later, and our coffee getting cold, the lodge staff are all a …
Central Market
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Amber See
Our first stop of the day was Volcano Rano Raraku, the largest volcanic crater on the island. Over 100 meters deep in the middle. The reeds are so thick that if one knows the correct path you can …
The super hero porters taking our bags to the river to head into Tambopata.
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Andrea Edwards
Early morning flight to Puerto Maldonado where we'll start our journey into the Tambopata National Reserve. The folks from Rainforest Expeditions meet us at the Puerto Maldonado airport and take us …
Author
Ranny and Donna Pierce
Every day was a different island. Every island had its own unique look and its own particular inhabitants. Every island had a bird population, although some of the islands had many more birds than …
Chinchero
Author
Carol Thuerbach
An early morning departure to ensure our seeing birds at the mud cliffs. Our boat drops us off at a floating blind, where a full breakfast is served. Blue-headed parrots by the hundreds, …
Central Market
Author
Amber See
Stepping out into the morning light, we noticed a rainbow in the sky. We spent half the day doing an archaeological tour of the Orongo ruins and of Rano Kau volcano. Wow! The scenery here looks as if …
Pink-toed tarantula, part of the welcoming committee at Rainforest Expeditions.
Author
Andrea Edwards
Our one day in Lima we strike out through Miraflores. A friend told us about Astrid & Gaston, one of Gaston Acurio's restaurants. Gaston is Peru's hotshot celebrity chef--their version of Emeril I …
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Ranny and Donna Pierce
The ship we were on is the Millennium. It is a catamaran, which is a double-hulled vessel. Because of the two hulls, the ship moves through the water very smoothly and except for an occasional choppy …
Terraces at Chinchero
Author
Carol Thuerbach
Depart Puno, fly to Puerto Maldonado where we are met by our guide, Pepe. Our bodies aren't in shock, but they should be as we have just a few hours ago left 12,000-foot mountain climes and now we …
Hop-on Hop-off Tour
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Amber See
We set out to Easter Island this morning. Our flight was delayed due to rain and foggy conditions for 2 hours. After the short delay we arrived in Easter Island without incident! Met out tourguide, …