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  1. The week's best travel deals around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    An illuminated Holy Trinity Church on King George Island, off the coast of Antarctica. Peregrine Adventures is offering a deal on a balcony-suite stateroom on its cruise to the continent.


  2. The seven Instagram wonders of the world revealed, including Golden Gate Bridge and the Eiffel TowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    The seven wonders of Instagram have now been calculated according to hashtags, and the Eiffel Tower, Big Ben and the Golden Gate Bridge are the most popular. Rounding out the top seven most Instagrammed tourist attractions are the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, Notre Dame in France, the Alhambra in Spain and Peru's Machu Picchu.


  3. Wish You Were Here: Peru, Italy and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | San Jose Mercury News

    ENGLAND: San Jose residents Steve and Diane Kay visited Highclere Castle in the county of Hampshire recently. Our adventuresome readers have been trekking around the world, visiting Indonesia, Italy and more.


  4. Marylanders embark on fitness retreats as wellness travel industry boomsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | The Maryland Gazette

    Paul Feldman practices a "warrior two" yoga pose during a a Machu Picchu tour on an Explorations of Self yoga retreat. Paul Feldman practices a "warrior two" yoga pose during a a Machu Picchu tour on an Explorations of Self yoga retreat.


  5. 6 of the best cultural weekend breaks in Europe to book in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | This Is London

    A quick trip doesn't have to be a whistle stop tour of bars and clubs. There are plenty of options - almost on your doorstop - to indulge in some culture, from modern art to architectural wonders.


  6. A trip into Peru's pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 7 |

    For a site that has come to symbolise the ingenuity of the Incas, it's surprising the name of an intrepid American looms largest over Machu Picchu. Breathtaking is a fitting word to describe this ancient citadel.


  7. Syracuse University researchers explore link between tropical glaciers, water supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 2 | EurekAlert!

    Researchers in the College of Arts and Sciences are closer to understanding how the loss of glaciers in the Cordillera Blanca of Peru is affecting water resources in a region responding to global climate change Researchers in the College of Arts and Sciences are closer to understanding how the loss of glaciers in the Cordillera Blanca of Peru is affecting water resources in a region responding to global climate change. Laura Lautz G'05, associate professor of Earth sciences, is part of a multinational, interdisciplinary research team doing fieldwork in the northern Peruvian Andes.


  8. See the world in 2017 with these 6 bucket list tripsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | Alabama Live

    Many people's New Year's resolution is to travel more. But with so many amazing places to explore on this beautiful earth, sometimes it's hard to know where to start.


  9. Oklahoma ex-attorney sentenced to 14 years in US prisonRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 22 | KSWO

    A former attorney in Oklahoma City has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison after he admitted traveling to South America to have sex with an underage girl. Federal prosecutors say 61-year-old Michael Dean Billings was sentenced Wednesday after he pleaded guilty last year to one count of engaging in illicit sexual conduct in foreign places. 1 comment

  10. 10 Outside-the-Box Experiential Travel Gift IdeasRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 22 | US News & World Report

    Not all gifts should be wrapped and placed under the tree. If an aspiring globe-trotter on your list is yearning for a long-lasting memory on an epic trip, give a gift that keeps on giving: an experiential vacation.


  11. Amazon: Earth's Mightiest RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 19 | Live Science

    The Amazon River flows for more than 4,100 miles ; within its hundreds of tributaries and streams are the largest number of freshwater fish species in the world. The Amazon River is a massive, intricate water system weaving through one of the most vital and complex ecosystems in the world - the Amazon rainforest in South America.


  12. World-Class WalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Neatorama

    When you've had enough of the news, the noise, the office, the traffic - and the Kardashians - there's nothing like a good long walk to clear the hubbub out of your head. And if your local footpath isn't quite enough, here are a few world-class hiking trails you may want to put on your walk-it list.


  13. Cesar R. ValdiviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Independent Register

    Cesar R. Valdivia, 95, of Brodhead, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, at the Monroe Clinic Hospital, Monroe, Wis. He was born on March 1, 1921, in Tuman, Peru, the son of Victor and Elena Valdivia.


  14. Trek Peru for RUH patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | This Is Bristol

    Is visiting the Seven Wonders of the World on your bucket list? Now's your chance to tick off mystical Machu Picchu AND make a real difference to patients at the Royal United Hospital when they need it most! The Forever Friends Appeal are looking for adventurers to join their Peru Trek to take on the most iconic and breath-taking treks in the worlda The original Inca Trail challenge will lead you along gushing rivers, amongst ancient tunnels and ruins, through lush cloud-forest and sub-tropical jungle and across high mountain passes to the picture-perfect Sun Gate, where the ancient city of Machu Picchu awaits. You can choose to trek for the RUH Cancer Care Campaign , or any ward or department that's close to your heart.


  15. Hiker Andrew Wainright 'died when struck down with altitude sickness'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Fit hiker, 60, who had dreamed of touring the landmarks of Peru with his wife 'died when he was struck down with altitude sickness less than 24 hours after climbing Machu Picchu' A fit and healthy father's dream trip to Peru ended in tragedy when altitude sickness struck him down less than 24 hours after climbing Machu Picchu, an inquest heard. Andrew Wainright, 60, from Reading in Berkshire, planned the once in a lifetime holiday with wife Liz around the risks posed by the altitude in South America.


  16. Senior Center calendar: 12-12 to 12-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | Milford Mirror

    The Milford Senior Center at 9 Jepson Drive offers a variety of programs, activities and services for Milford residents 55 years of age and older. Effective July 1, 2014, the Milford Council on Aging Board of Directors voted to increase membership dues to $15.00 a year.


  17. Globe TrekkerRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2016 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    GLOBE TREKKER transports viewers to unforgettable destinations through its stunning photography, rhythmic indigenous music and spirit of adventure. In each episode, one vibrant young traveler ventures off the beaten path to soak up the local culture, sample the cuisine and revel in breathtaking vistas.


  18. Skiers hit sand dune slopes in Peru to perform mesmerising stuntsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Jesper Tjader and Emma Dahlstrom, who are Swedish Olympic freestyle skiers, were filmed skiing down Cerro Blanco, which is around eight and a half miles east of Nazca in Peru. The pair were seen grinding rails and flipping across the sandy surface, which is around 2,100 metres above sea level and 1,176 metres from base to summit.


  19. Silicon Valley's new craze is flying to Peru to take a psychedelic you can't legally get in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Psychedelics and tech entrepreneurship have long gone hand in hand. Steve Jobs experimented with LSD.


  20. Psychedelic Grant Recipients Head to Amazon JungleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | PRWeb

    On December 10, seven recipients of Cosmic Sister's psychedelic feminism grants will travel to the Amazon rainforest in Peru to participate in traditional ayahuasca ceremonies, where they are legal. Natural psychedelics such as ayahuasca are evolutionary allies.