The Machu Picchu hike along the Inca Trail of Peru draws millions of travelers every year. It’s one of the most iconic treks on our planet. For myself, my Machu Picchu hike was the highlight of my South American journey. Yes it’s busy, and yes, it feels like a tourist trap, but there is still no escaping the magic that… Read More
Travel tips and information for Peru. Peru is located in South America housing the Amazon Rainforest, Andes Mountains and the Pacific Ocean.
An Amazon River Cruise in Peru isn’t your typical cruise. While many other cruises are all about creating entertainment and activities, an Amazon River Cruise is about experiencing life. Join us on the world’s largest river and explore the culture, wildlife and beauty of the world’s largest rainforest. Nothing needs to be created for you, the entertainment and enjoyment is… Read More
Be transported to Peru’s Amazon River in Photos. When taking an expedition down the world’s largest river by water volume, you can feel its power. The current pushes fallen trees past our boat at a swift pace as smaller vessels struggle to move against the flow. Storm clouds loom overhead as daily showers forms sunset and if you are still, you… Read More
Here are 10 reasons you have to visit the Amazon River of Peru! Visit the Amazon River Our four days on the river with International Expeditions were spectacular. It is a trip of a lifetime to see the world’s largest river. The Amazon carries more water to the sea than other river and to see the massive volume first hand is impressive…. Read More
We were four days into our cruise with International Expeditions and we were deep in the Amazon rainforest of Peru and then it happened. Airlifted from the Amazon We had been floating farther and farther into the jungle to experience life on the river where we viewed hundreds of birds and primates that lived on its shores. It was only one more day… Read More
Last week we were in the Peruvian Amazon taking a cruise with International Expeditions. It was supposed to be a relaxing time but then Dave broke his back. Dave’s Broken Back and a Little Healing Time I mean, we’ve cycled from Cairo to Cape Town in Africa, driven a beat up car from England to Mongolia and survived climbing mountains,… Read More