All Aboard! Peru Rail’s Vistadome to Machu Picchu

All Aboard! Peru Rail’s Vistadome to Machu Picchu

There are two train companies serving Machu Picchu.  Inca Rail, whose trains run primarily from Ollantaytambo, and Peru Rail, whose trains run from either Ollantaytambo or Cusco/Poroy. We weren’t going to Ollantaytambo, so that left me primarily looking at options with Peru Rail.  Peru Rail has three different train services:  The Hiram Bingham, the Vistadome, …

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Changes Are Coming to Machu Picchu

Changes Are Coming to Machu Picchu

Last month, I was lucky enough to cross a destination off of my bucket list:  Machu Picchu. I didn’t realize it at the time, but my experience at Machu Picchu was very different from what most tourists will experience after me.  You see, a new set of strict rules will be in effect starting July 1, 2017. …

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Recommendations for a Trip to Machu Picchu

Recommendations for a Trip to Machu Picchu

Our Machu Picchu trip was not something that we had planned to do in advance.  In fact, it wasn’t on our radar at all, other than us saying, “I think it would be cool to see Machu Picchu someday.”  But when Spirit Airlines was offering a huge discount on Tuesday & Wednesday fares during the …

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The Airport of Our Dreams

The Airport of Our Dreams

I think I am going to have to route my next major trip in such a way that I have a lengthy layover in the Singapore airport. Why? Because the Changi Airport in Singapore has added amenities for travelers who are visiting Singapore, or waiting to catch a flight, and those amenities are outstanding. Here are …

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