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Through Adventure Life\'s Grant Project the Mantay Shelter in Cusco, Peru was able to make security modifications to their facility. The Mantay Shelter supports adolescent mothers in reaching a life …

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Working on the outside wall of the shelterRaising the height of the outside Mantay shelter wallMortar is mixed for the bricks on the wallThe finished wall!Child at Mantay next to the new wallThe raised wall provides added security for the residents
How often have we seen this photo?  Why not take it yourself!
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Elizabeth Conway
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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Elizabeth Conway
Adventure Life Giveaway - Win 2 Free Flights to South America Adventure Life and LAN airlines have partnered to offer you the chance to win two round trip tickets from the USA to anywhere LAN …
Explore the Machu Picchu ruins or climb Huayna Picchu - Young Mountain - on your trip to Peru
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Elizabeth Conway
LAN airlines offering deal on domestic flights for Peru travels Here's a great deal for those headed on a Peru trip. LAN airlines is offering a free round trip domestic Peru flight when you …
Explore!
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Elizabeth Conway
Adventure Life's Andean Multisport featured in Outside Magazine's 2011 Best Trips Issue We are thrilled to see Adventure Life's Andean Multisport Peru trip featured in Outside Magazine's annual …
Beautiful landscape of Chile\s Easter Island
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Elizabeth Conway
One of Easter Islands' famous Moai: LAN airlines offers new ways of traveling to Easter Island from Lima, Peru UPDATE 10/28/10: As of Oct 28 (interestingly enough one day after I posted this …
Distant view of the towers
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Elizabeth Conway
Patagonia Hike in Torres del Paine -- Hello Gorgeous! The remoteness of Patagonia' Torres del Paine allows the park to continue to boast its incredible pristine environment and natural beauty. …
We made it to the first peak!
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Elizabeth Conway
Alex with Adventure Life travelers, DeAnne and Simon Phillips, on the Cachiccata Trek in Peru Some of our Peru travelers have already had a chance to meet Alex, one of our Peru guides. For those …
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Elizabeth Conway
Protests places rocks on the streets to prevent traffic. Photos courtesy of CNR   Rock clean-up begins   Strikes in Cusco-Machu Picchu region Update June 23, 2010: Over the …
Huayna Picchu rises high behind the Machu Picchu ruins during your Peru tour
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Elizabeth Conway
Machu Picchu reopens April 1, after January downpours washed away access. Machu Picchu reopens as scheduled, April 1, 2010. Celebrations were held in Machu Picchu Town (Aguas Calientes) and in …
Machu Picchu
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Elizabeth Conway
The Inca ruins of Machu Picchu, hidden in the Peruvian Andes UPDATE: As of Feb. 22, 2010, there are changes to the original schedule regarding re-opening access to Machu Picchu. Click here for …
Gourmet food
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Elizabeth Conway
Peru's ultimate comfort food: Causa Rellena. Roughly 3500 different varieties of potatoes grow in the Peruvian Andes. There is no limit to the number of dishes that these carb-rich spuds can …
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Elizabeth Conway
Train to Machu Picchu in Peru   A reed boat -- Lake Titicaca, Peru Starting off our staff travels for 2010, Adventure Life's fantastic office manager and gate-keeper, Lynessa Nelson, …
Jenny in front of our dome at Eco Camp
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Elizabeth Conway
Traveler outside of her dome at Torres del Paine's EcoCamp   EcoCamp at sunrise -- hard to beat that view   A remote welcome from Sacha Lodge, in the Ecuadorian …
Indigenous women selling medicinal plants at San Pedro marke
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Elizabeth Conway
Local Peruvian women selling medicinal plants Traveler, M.J. Holliday, shares her experiences at the bustling and sometimes bizarre witches' market, in Cusco, Peru. By M.J. Holliday Five …
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Adventure Life
MSNBC has a great article on Machu Picchu. An excerpt is below. Follow this link for the full story! Machu Picchu may have been less of a city, than a spiritual destination for the Inca. New …
Inca Trail
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Elizabeth Conway
Trekking the Inca Trail in Peru   Hiking Dead Woman's Pass - Day 2 of the Classic Inca Trail trek   The legendary ruins of Machu Picchu   Inca Trail guides and …
Hiking on the glacier
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Adventure Life
Click for Renee's photo album of her trekking around Fitzroy and Torres del Paine Read Holly's Journal about hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu Two moms take on the Cordillera Blanca with …
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Adventure Life
Cusco, Peru is full of festivities   Check out Jerome's photo album of his Peru trip   What a back drop! Read Kathy's journal. Debbie Lester sent this posting recently …
Queirolo Tavern in Lima
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Jonathan Brunger
Taste pisco and learn about its origins, production, and recipes at a historic tavern in Lima Try ceviche, a popular mainstay of Peruvian cuisine found in restaurants in Lima and Cusco. What …