Machu Picchu and 1-Day Inca Trail Hike Reopen November 1

Machu Picchu and 1-Day Inca Trail Hike Reopen November 1

Aside from several international flights resuming, the reopening of Machu Picchu is a huge leap for humankind. On October 19, the Machu Picchu government website made entry tickets available on a restricted basis. This is progress…

Cusco Peru Awarded

Cusco Peru Awarded "Safe Travels" Destination

Earlier this year, following the complete shutdown of the worldwide travel industry due to the covid pandemic, the WTTC (World Tourism and Travel Council)  launched "Safe Travels" initiatives as a means to provide standardized…

International Flights to Peru Resume on October 1, 2020

International Flights to Peru Resume on October 1, 2020

The Peru President announced a partial border opening from 7 nearby countries beginning on October 5, 2020. Seven countries include Ecuador, Bolivia, Colombia, Panama, Uruguay, Paraguay and Chile. On October 23 it was announced…

How to Run a Travel Company Without Travel

How to Run a Travel Company Without Travel

I'm not kidding. Even the top travel agencies in the world are not exempt from this struggle. That struggle is the uncertainty of the future of the tourism industry. Not only has recreational and leisure travel ceased operating…

Why You Should Keep Sacred Sites on Your Bucket List

Why You Should Keep Sacred Sites on Your Bucket List

Machu Picchu and its surrounding communities (as well as other sacred sites around the world) need your support now more than ever. Forget about overtourism and crowding. The Inca citadel and all archaeological sites in Peru have…

Families Traveling in Pandemic Pods

Families Traveling in Pandemic Pods

There's nothing like a global pandemic to inspire creative thinkers to come up with solutions for pretty much every difficult situation. How can people continue traveling safely? How can we restore our confidence in taking vacations? One…

Packing Guidelines and Tips for Travel After Covid-19

Packing Guidelines and Tips for Travel After Covid-19

How things have changed virtually everywhere in just a few short months since covid-19 snatched the full attention of every single adult on the earth! As international travel gradually returns, people are reviewing their packing…

Machu Picchu Launches New Website After Covid-19

Machu Picchu Launches New Website After Covid-19

The good news is that the Peru government has reopened the Machu Picchu website. It's a matter of days until the first visitors step foot inside the national park. On October 19, the first Machu Picchu general entry tickets went…

After Closing for Covid-19, Machu Picchu Reopens With New Rules for Travelers

After Closing for Covid-19, Machu Picchu Reopens With New Rules for Travelers

Whether you call them lucky or plucky, the first visitors to Machu Picchu post pandemic, are likely to enjoy their experience more than usual. New rules for visitors when Machu Picchu finally reopens will offer optimum conditions…

Travel After Covid: Why Small Groups are the Safest

Travel After Covid: Why Small Groups are the Safest

Is big group travel dead? If one thing has become obvious after experiencing the biggest pandemic in modern history, we can all agree that there is an intrinsic health benefit to avoiding large groups as much as possible. Whether…