Insider Tips on Doing Machu Picchu, Peru

Machu Picchu is one of the world’s most famous sights and an icon of South America. The “Lost City of the Incas” is just a train ride away from Cusco, but (barring the streams of eager tourists) it feels a world away from any kind of civilization. Machu Picchu The site of Machu Picchu avoided […]

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Torres del Paine, Chile – The Essential Guide

In an area of the world that boasts some of the most stunning national parks one can visit, the fact that Torres del Paine in Chile is often cited as the most spectacular national park in Latin America is quite something. But then again, Torres del Paine is quite something. Located in the southernmost regions […]

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Tapestry of flavours – Peru

Trapestry of flavours Travel is all about experiencing things different to our normal lives. Together with our Peruvian operator, Travel Just 4U is delighted to offer our clients a unique gastronomic Peruvian experience. If Cusco was the capital of the Inca Empire, Lima is the capital of Peruvian cuisine. It all started with the fusion […]

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Do I need to learn Spanish to visit South America?

Lost in Translation? In planning your trip to South America, the question will arise whether or not to learn Spanish before you go. A trip to South America is a cultural explosion and it’s even better if you speak Spanish (or Portuguese, if you are heading to Brazil). Knowing the host language goes a long […]

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The Death Road in Bolivia – Bus or Bike?

The Death Road Looking for a bit of adventure on your trip to Bolivia? Bolivia’s North Yungas Road aptly named The Death Road is a 64km road leading from Bolivia’s capital, La Paz to Coroico (Amazon region) and ranks number 1 in the Top 10 Worlds Most Dangerous Roads. While the death rate is not […]

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Escape the hustle and bustle on Lake Titicaca

Lake Titicaca Situated in South America on the border of Peru and Bolivia, there are few places in the world to travel to that can compare to Lake Titicaca. The lake itself is the highest navigable in the world, the largest in South America and home to over 50 man-made sacred reed islands. Lake Titicaca […]

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