RSS Feed en 120 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 for locals who can take advantage of the opportunity to see one of the New 7 Wonders of the World, without crowds. Currently the border is open to international flights from 7 adjoining countries and flights from the US and Canada will resume in November. Follow this link to read more about…

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 20:53:00 +0000 Jacqueline Whitt
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 guidelines and christen those travel destinations that have upgraded their standards of hygiene. The global safety and hygience stamp is the world's first. WTTC is partnering with governments and health experts to set up action plans for various sectors of the travel market to protect…

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 19:51:00 +0000 Jacqueline Whitt
International Flights to Peru Resume on October 1, 2020,-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 that international flights from 10 other countries including US and Canada will begin in November. Check the website of your preferred airline for details about flights.

To restart their system, the official Machu Picchu website, which has been up since July, offered limited entry tickets from Nov 1-14 to locals and foreign residents. All tickets sold out in 3…

Wed, 02 Sep 2020 19:48:00 +0000,-2020/ Jacqueline Whitt
How to Run a Travel Company Without Travel Tue, 04 Aug 2020 11:20:00 +0000 Jacqueline Whitt Why You Should Keep Sacred Sites on Your Bucket List Wed, 29 Jul 2020 00:54:00 +0000 Jacqueline Whitt 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 of the latest innovative answers to this question is the idea for families and small groups to form pandemic travel pods. Adios Adventure Travel is offering this customized arrangement for any group who asks. 

Thu, 23 Jul 2020 15:31:00 +0000 Jacqueline Whitt
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 list. While it's likely that even citizens from the most remote regions on the planet are aware of masking and hand-sanitizing procedures, what other practices should people be aware of before they begin moving through airports, and other hubs of public transportation? What are some of the less obviouis procedures that all travelers can benefit from? Jacqueline Whitt 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 on sale for locals for entry from Nov 1-14. All tickets sold out in 3 days. The Peru international border will reopen to foreigners from adjoining countries on October 5 and international flights from 10 more countries including United States and Canada will resume in November.

The official Machu Picchu government website has been revised and visitors will see…

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 16:19:00 +0000 Jacqueline Whitt
After Closing for Covid-19, Machu Picchu Reopens With New Rules for Travelers,-machu-picchu-reopens-with-new-rules-for-travelers/ Mon, 15 Jun 2020 23:15:00 +0000,-machu-picchu-reopens-with-new-rules-for-travelers/ Jacqueline Whitt 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 you're in your neighborhood or a far-flung destination, social distancing has become acceptable. And airports, airlines and hotels are updating and improving cleaning standards to minimize everyone's exposure to pathogens that could carry the potential for illness, whether it's corona virus or any other contagious ailment.

For all travelers' health and safety,…

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 20:33:00 +0000 Jacqueline Whitt