5 great gap year destinations

Whether you plan to spend your time lazing around on the beaches of the world or having some active adventures, a gap year is a great time to set off into the wide blue yonder and explore. Gap years now offer the opportunity to learn new languages, pick up new skills, harness your survival instincts, [...]

Choquequirao – The Other Great Inca Trail

Many travellers visit Peru with one distinct ambition: to trek the legendary Inca Trail from the charming tourist-haven of Cusco to the ancient ruined civilization at Machu Picchu. But the Inca Trail’s unassailable popularity is part of its own undoing; the ongoing erosion of this famous route by an ceaseless procession of visitors means that [...]