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The Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco (CTTC) is a non-profit organization established in 1996. During this time, the textile traditions of pre-Colombian Peru cultures in the Cusco region were …

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The Maria Guarders School in Ecuador was awarded an Adventure Life Grant for their science lab. Funding went to the following: water and sanitary connections and materials, electric materials and …

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Colorful handmade carpet in for the Guatemal Easter Festivals
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Guatemala's Semana Santa -- the Easter Festival -- in the former colonial capital are beyond comparison to anything in the northern hemisphere. Along cobblestone streets, intricate carpets of colored …
This landscape was stunning
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Airlines announce that starting Jan. 1, 2012 - all internal Ecuadorian flights - including those to the Galapagos - will have a fuel surcharge UPDATE Jan 9, 2012 - For both Aerogal and TAME …
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We received the most charming holiday card in the mail last week from our travelers, Sandi and Joe Costa, who joined us on a custom Peru adventure in October. And while I'd like to take credit for …
Bariloche Main city square
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Argentina Travel: Bariloche's main city square Since the eruption of Chile's Puyehue Volcano in early June, flights in Argentina's Bariloche region have experienced disruptions. Waiting for the …
Unknown volcano - Flight from Arequipa to Juliaca
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The bad news: American Airlines filed for bankruptcy this morning. The good news: At this time it looks like "business as usual" for travelers during the Chapter 11 process. Here is the official …
Eme shows us how to call a toucan
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Huaorani guide, Eme, shows us how hunters call a toucan   Visiting the community of Quehueri’ono New for 2012, Adventure Life's 7-day Huaorani EcoLodge trip is designed to immerse …
Photographer in disguise
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Preparing to return to Antarctica for a fourth visit, Adventure Life traveler, Laurie Allread, explains a little about why Antarctica continues to beckon her return again ... and again. Laurie will …
Victory:  On top of Huayna Picchu!
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Happy trekker at the top of Huayna Picchu Peak Hiking the ruins of Machu Picchu itself can be enough for some travelers. But there are some amazing peaks to trek while at the ruins -- and offer a …
Locals getting ready for the market
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Travelers looking for bargains should look towards Latin America. Like our Guatemala Classico trip 6-days for $795 Last week, the New York Times did a feature on ways to save on your next trip, …
Adventure Life celebrates national Run at Work day
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Adventure Life celebrates national Run@Work day with a great jog through Missoula Just back from a refreshing 3-mile loop, Adventure Lifers have been stretching our legs and showing a little …
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Enter now for a chance to Win $1000 of prAna gear - put it to good use on your next great adventure! Enter our gear giveaway for a chance for you and a friend to WIN $1000 of prAna gear for your …
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Two corrals closed. The giant tortoises can be observed from the viewing platforms. Photo courtesy of Galapagos Conservancy Last month, the Galapagos National Park Service announced they are closing …
Travel + Leisure A-List
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Adventure Life on Travel + Leisure A-List: World's Top Agents 2011 Adventure Life's Brian Morgan is recognized by Travel + Leisure' A-List 2011 -- the annual list features the world's …
Our guide, Simone, from the Achuar community on an Amazon trip
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Our amazing guide, Simone, from the Achuar community in the Ecuadorian Amazon. Did I tip? You betcha. To tip or not to tip - or what to tip!? Questions regarding tipping etiquette are some of the …
Christmas Market at night.
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Christmas Market in Dortmund on Europe Cruise If you enjoy stocking up on great gifts for mom and dad during the holiday season, then a Europe river cruise option is available that allows you to …
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357 dead sharks found on board illegal fishing vessel - photo courtesy of the Galapagos National Park Earlier this week the Galapagos National Park and the Ecuadorian Navy seized a boat that was …
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The Atacama Desert has been experiencing an unusual amount of snow. The cold front that came through the region dumped nearly 32 inches of snow on the desert -- more snow then the region has seen in …
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All smiles at the finish. A very very happy 3rd place team!   Team Adventure Life takes a moment from all the running to pose for a picture   Kassandra -- running our stunning …
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Adventure Life Reviews Lake Titicaca Adventure Packages.
How often have we seen this photo?  Why not take it yourself!
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Join us this July to celebrate Machu Picchu's Centennial Celebrations. Photo by Adventure Life traveler, John Keller We're not the only ones who are all a-buzz with the swiftly approaching …
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My dad and I, toasting a few adventures. Happy Father's Day! My mother is currently celebrating her 59th birthday in Swiss Alps -- a trip she's been anticipating for nearly a year when her brother …
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UPDATE 6/27/2011: WE HAVE A WINNER!! Congrats to Charles Wood -- Charles' name was randomly selected from those who enter, and gets to walk away with the great Eagle Creek gear! Many thanks so …