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Staff Q&A: Alan Huisa, Interpreter Guide at Hacienda Concepcion byInkaterra

  We interviewed Alan Huisa – environmental interpreter specialising in nature and birds. Could you give us a brief biography of your life and career so far ? Well, I´m 29, my parents are not originally from the region but from the coast. I was born here in the city of Puerto Maldonado, where I […]

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What To Pack for a Trip to Peru

So you’re ready for your trip to Peru, but you still haven’t packed. What should you take? Think about packing for a variety of climate conditions whilst not carrying too much.

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Kids Love Family Adventure Holidays at Inkaterra, Peru

This year, why not take the kids on a family holiday of a lifetime to Peru? Inkaterra prides itself on the authentic and local experience it can offer guests, Inkaterra employs local Peruvians who are passionate and extremely knowledgeable about the local area, the flora and fauna and cultural history of Peru and are well-trained […]

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Pachamama Ritual in Peru – Pay The Earth at Inkaterra

Pachamama is the spiritual Earth Mother figure in Peruvian culture, a goddess revered amongst the indigenous peoples of the Andes.   Associated primarily with fertility and the harvest, the Pachamama is a positive deity whose presence is toasted during meetings and important celebrations across the country through the spilling of “chicha” (a fermented maize beverage) […]

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An Authentic Andean Spa, UNU at Inkaterra Machu Picchu

Amidst the lush gardens of Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel sits the UNU Spa, an authentic Andean Spa with its emphasis on traditional Andean medicinal treatments and therapies inspired by ancient Incan ritual and mysticism. The Spa Spy at The Telegraph went to visit UNU Spa to soothe aching and swollen feet following an arduous […]

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