Can you visit Machu Picchu in one day? Of course you can! I saw Machu Picchu and the surrounding Sacred Valley in just 5 days, so it is doable. Granted, if you want to hike the Inca Trail, you’ll need that time alone just for your camping expedition. But you can get the full experience of the site without roughing it for days beforehand to get there, and here’s how! Getting to Aguas Calientes The first thing you…

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Are you a James Bond fan? If so, you may recognize the Arecibo Observatory from the GoldenEye film, when Pierce Brosnan kills a defected agent and becomes 007 for the first time. Located in the remote hills of Arecibo, the Observatory holds the world’s largest single dish radio-telescope, used for everything from studying asteroids to communicating with aliens. Not just iconic, this telescope has become influential to the Puerto Rican people. It boasts an accompanying…

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Once you’re finished at the Dalí Theatre/Museum, Cadaqués is less than an hour away and well worth the visit. In fact, this place is so stunning that I was originally going to write just one Discover Dalí post, but Cadaqués is gorgeous enough to warrant its own discussion. How to Get to Cadaqués To get to Cadaqués, you have to go through winding mountain roads. Take your time; there is no rush.The easiest way to…

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Dali’s got competition in Spain. There is so much great art that it’s hard to know where to start. Spain is one of the few places in the world where you can see works by Picasso, Joan Miró and Antoni Gaudí just by walking down a street. If you’re in Barcelona, you’re in for an artistic treat. While the city boasts countless museums and worthy pieces, many don’t realize that just two hours away by public transportation or rental…

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Do you have a friend that loves to travel? Are you a jetsetter yourself trying to figure out what to put on your Christmas list? Have a look at these ideas, sure to make any recipient feel like they’re first class, all the way! 1. Sleep Mask There’s all sorts of variations on this old favorite. You can peruse Etsy to find one made to look like the mask worn by Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast…

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