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Travel Photos

Monday Photo: Machu Picchu, Peru

A travel photo of Machu Picchu, Peru.Read More
Travel Photos

Monday Photo: Machu Picchu, Peru

A travel photo of Machu Picchu, Peru.Read More
Machu Picchu

After the Whining: What we Saw When we Reached Machu Picchu

I’ve moaned a bit already about Machu Picchu. Not in a ‘it’s a bit rubbish’ kind of a way because it certainly is not that. What I’ve bitched and whined about is how hard the climb there is to an unfit, chain cigar smoking first time hiker who wouldn’t normally walk the length of himself.Read More
Travel Photos

Monday Photo: Machu Picchu, Peru

A travel photo of Machu Picchu, Peru.Read More
Angkor, Cambodia

6 Places We Visited on Credit

We took our first major trip in 2002 when we spotted in a copy of TNT an advertisement for round the world flights. At £860 the idea of flying to Peru and making our way overland to Argentina, crossing the Pacific Ocean to New Zealand and Australia before exploring Southeast Asia, seemed a bargain too good to miss.Read More
Start of Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, Peru

Up, Up and More Up on the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

Why couldn’t those bastard Incas have built at sea level, I thought, as I entered yet another hour of wheezing uphill, bitching about mountains, never ending steps and healthy young Canadians.Read More
Machu Picchu, Peru

2. Inca Trail

Hello. We've begun to get off our butts and go places rather than just eating and drinking our way around the pubs, restaurants and clubs of Cusco. The cosy apartment with a heater has been replaced by hostels again and Deirdre has left South American Explorers...Read More