Las Vegas… Not just for Gamblers

Las Vegas… Not just for Gamblers

Mention, Las Vegas and you’re likely to think casinos, elaborate hotels and bizarre, themed weddings.  You probably didn’t think extreme sports.  The number of different extreme sports in Las Vegas has exploded in recent years.  Skateboarding, BMX biking, skydiving and rock climbing are amongst those available in the city and in the rugged landscape, nearby.   There are many skate […]

Trekking Machu Picchu

Trekking Machu Picchu

The Inca Trail This is undoubtedly Peru’s most popular trekking route.  Recommended for the physical fit only, it runs for more than 40km and reaches 4,200 metres above sea level (masl). at its highest point, that is the Warmiwañuska or Dead Woman’s Pass.   The stone-paved trail, discovered in 1960 and part of the more than 23,000 km of roads […]