Topic: Travel Tips

1-Day Inca Trail Trek to Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu Peru Inca Trail

There are two ways to get to Machu Picchu: hiking the Inca Trail or taking a train and bus combo. At Knowmad Adventures, a travel company that creates innovative and custom trips to South America, we find when travelers hear ‘The Inca Trail’ it often summons images of tent camping and multiple days of difficult

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Things to do in Santiago, Chile

Knowmad Adventures Santiago

Chile has become a hub for many travelers planning to visit South America with its stunning natural landscapes, delicious wine, and local culture. The capital city of this diverse country, Santiago, has often been known as just a stop-over city on the way to explore all that Chile has to offer, but this thriving metropolitan

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Best Atacama Luxury Lodges: A Review of San Pedro de Atacama’s Top Hotels

Atacama Luxury Lodges By Comparison

Just 10 years ago, the Atacama Desert was almost completely unknown to the North American traveler. Accessible only to backpackers and the savviest of travelers, this unique area—which reminds me of Yellowstone, the American Southwest, and Mars all rolled into one—was a hidden gem. Today, the gorgeous landscapes combined with the fascinating pre-Columbian indigenous cultures

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Antarctica: 12 Lessons From My Journey to the White Continent

Antarctica

Of my many travel goals, and there are many, the top one has been to visit every continent. And while I still have yet to complete this goal, when presented with the opportunity to travel to Antarctica, I jumped at the chance. The journey was everything I expected and more, and along the way I

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