Thomas Adams, Author at Luxury Travel to Peru, Galapagos & Bolivia
4 Tips For Photographing Birds in the Rainforest on Your Private Amazon Tour

4 Tips For Photographing Birds in the Rainforest on Your Private Amazon Tour

Whether you’re cruising the Amazon Rainforest on a private Amazon tour or trekking through misty cloud forest near Machu Picchu, Peru’s tropical forests are home to a wealth of bird species you’ll want to capture on film. To get the shot, however, you’ll need more than a good DSLR camera. With dense foliage and unpredictable

The Ultimate Bucket List for Your Trip to Peru ,Part 2

The Ultimate Bucket List for Your Trip to Peru ,Part 2

If you read Part 1 of this bucket list series, you’re already well on your way to discovering the variety of unique adventures to be had in Peru. In this article, we share five more must-have experiences for your custom Peru tour.  From soaring over giant geoglyphs in Nazca to sitting down for a tasty

The Ultimate Bucket List for Your Trip to Peru ,Part 1

The Ultimate Bucket List for Your Trip to Peru ,Part 1

With coast and mountains, valleys and rainforest, desert and glaciers, a trip to Peru is a wild adventure of extremes. As the landscape shifts so does the climate, culture, cuisine, and even the scintillating stories that shape each place.  With so much to see, do, and experience during your Peruvian vacation, pulling together the perfect

The Shining Path: A Tragic Period in Peru’s History

The Shining Path: A Tragic Period in Peru’s History

Before Peru popped on the radar as a popular travel destination, the country went through an extremely difficult period. The decade of the 1980’s was riddled with internal conflict between the Peruvian government and a terrorist organization known as Sendero Luminoso, or Shining Path. In fact, this was the bloodiest period of any historical time

Peru’s Best Travel Experiences for 2017

Peru’s Best Travel Experiences for 2017

Of course Machu Picchu is the draw for many who travel to Peru but why not extend your once-in-a-lifetime vacation to Peru with a visit to some of the country’s other equally enticing attractions, a few of which are especially ripe for 2017 travel. From hanging hotels in scenic valleys to culinary experiences at historic