Four Days Hiking The Inca Trail

The last four days have been a struggle but a struggle well worth the pain. We started our hiking preparations in Cusco at the G Adventures HQ. We were introduced to our main guide, Kantu, and given a run down of the four days including how far we walk each day and what altitudes we […]

Cusco: The World’s Belly Button

We actually made two trips to Cusco (deliberately, unlike Salta) and spent a total of four nights in Cusco Plaza Hotel 2: two nights before the Inca Trail and two nights after. Cusco is one of the larger cities in Peru with 500,000 residents in the city and around 1,000,000 residents in the region. Cusco […]