Stand Up Paddle Cusco

Practiced originally on the shores of Hawaii, stand up paddle boarding (SUP) has become increasingly popular in recent years. Having heard a lot about it, I decided to try out the soft adventure sport on a stunning high altitude lake near Cusco. This adventure activity takes half a day and…

Luxury Galapagos Honeymoon: A Joint Adventure

Private balcony aboard Ocean spray for a luxury galapagos honeymoon

Planning your honeymoon: the ultimate vacation and most memorable trip of a lifetime. It’s time to dream big as you embark on your first trip as a married couple. Finally you deserve to live it up, treat yourselves, and relax after all the stress and excitement of planning a wedding. So…

Mountain Biking Sacred Valley: Adventure in the Andes

Mountain Biking in the Sacred Valley

I visited Cusco and its surrounding areas for the first time in November with my friend from college. Like many travelers, we immediately fell in love with the region, and as soon as we returned, our friends started prodding us, “What was your favorite part? Was Machu Picchu as spectacular…

Sleep Hanging off a Cliff at Skylodge

Ever wondered what it is like to sleep in a glass pod suspended off a mountainside accessed by climbing up a vertical via ferrata to get there? You can now find out in Peru’s Sacred Valley, where Skylodge reaches new heights in quirky accommodation. Aracari went to test out the…