Nicaragua dispelled all myths. It is gorgeous, affordable and very safe. Tourism is a relatively new phenomenon, so you pretty much get the country to yourself. Ometepe Island is perhaps my favorite …

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LandscapeKayaking the Isletas

We began our tour in Peru on Lake Titicaca visiting the Uros floating islands the incredible hospitable Aymara people on Amantani Island. After taking a bus from Puno to Cusco and seeing amazing …

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Flying into Juliacadriving from Juliaca to PunoPunothe welcoming committeeon the floating islands

My husband and I went on an adventure to Dahab along the Red Sea. We went diving and snorkeling. Then back to Cairo to explore Coptic and Islamic Cairo. We finished it off with the market at Khan …

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Birthday breakfast in Dahaba very happy 27th birthday with my espressoThe boardwalk in DahabOut our balcony at the Penguin hotelChristina Beach HotelOur room at Christina Beach Hotel

Teddy Romero, one of our local Peru guides, ran a naturalist workshop for a group of school kids. Adventure Life sponsored 18 kids, ages 8 to 13, from San Borja School of Cusco. Next year we hope to …

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Elizabeth Conway
Great alternative to Classic Inca Trail - the Cachiccata Trek With Inca Trail passes filling up 3 months in advance (sometimes even faster during peak travel months) the last-minute Peru trekker …