Latam Airlines Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: How Will This Affect Travelers?

Latam Airlines Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: How Will This Affect Travelers?

Due to the exceptional circumstances affecting the travel industry, on May 26, 2020, Latam Airlines filed to reorganize the company under Chapter 11 protection in the US.  Current travel restrictions caused by covid-19 have affected…

Free Entry to Machu Picchu & Inca Trail Hikes For Public Servants

Free Entry to Machu Picchu & Inca Trail Hikes For Public Servants

On May 10, 2020, Peru President Martin Vizcarra officially decreed that Peruvian public servants, as well as foreign kids and senior citizens are temporarily granted free admission to Machu Picchu and the Inca Trail. And to sweeten…

Why You Need To Travel With A Thermometer:  TSA Checking Temperatures

Why You Need To Travel With A Thermometer: TSA Checking Temperatures

After just a few months of covid-19, the air travel industry has dramatically and irrevocably been altered. And the rules for air travel will continue to change as we learn more about covid-19 and its affect on the well being…

Avianca Airlines Goes Bankrupt & Discontinues Services in Peru

Avianca Airlines Goes Bankrupt & Discontinues Services in Peru

Like all businesses hit hard by Covid-19 pandemic, companies operating in the travel industry have been crippled, some to the point of collapse. On May 10, Avianca airlines, the third largest airline in South America, filed for…

Tips for Traveling to Machu Picchu After Coronavirus

Tips for Traveling to Machu Picchu After Coronavirus

For people who have always dreamed of traveling to Machu Picchu, what should you do now? When should people begin planning their trips? Is it feasible to even think about traveling to Machu Picchu in 2020? Contact our experts…

Due to Coronavirus Machu Picchu Tickets and Inca Trail Permits can be Changed

Due to Coronavirus Machu Picchu Tickets and Inca Trail Permits can be Changed

Peruvian authorities are allowing visitors to change their Machu Picchu entry tickets. And tour operators can change Inca Trail permits. I've included a link to the new Machu Picchu website and other tips to help you navigate…

Book Your Trip to Machu Picchu With Free Cancellation

Book Your Trip to Machu Picchu With Free Cancellation

Now is a good time to book a trip to Machu Picchu for travel later in 2020 or 2021 and support small travel companies. Adios Adventure Travel is offering free cancellation on trips to Peru of 5 days or more. With Machu Picchu…

Alternative Routes Don't Actually Go TO Machu Picchu

Alternative Routes Don't Actually Go TO Machu Picchu

This is perhaps one of the most misunderstood concepts about the alternative hikes and treks in Peru. Do these hikes let you walk in to Machu Picchu? No. But they all include a visit of Machu Picchu. It's important to understand…

Restricted Access to Machu Picchu Historical Landmarks

Restricted Access to Machu Picchu Historical Landmarks

In the last 4 years, Peru authorities have made several significant changes that affect all visitors going to Machu Picchu. Tickets are now sold by the hour. circuits are one-way, and there is a dedicated exit gate, which some…

New Machu Picchu Airport Scheduled to Open in October 2024

New Machu Picchu Airport Scheduled to Open in October 2024

Setting an opening date is probably a sure sign that the Peru government intends to go forward with plans to build a new Cusco international airport in the (soon-to-be-not-so-quaint) village of Chinchero, famous for small co-ops…