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Ready, Jet Set, Go

Abercrombie & Kent’s global journey touches down to one surprise after another.  In a lean-to standing just feet from the banks of the Karawari River in the Papua New Guinea jungle, a woman lay on her back on a platform, with her young niece face down on top of her and their extended family crowded around. […]

For the Birds

The Peruvian Amazon proves the perfect setting for the Super Bowl of Birding. There was something surreal about the scene in the Peruvian rain forest, where a dozen men were peering intently into the darkness as if summoning the dawn. It would not be long before the group—laden with binoculars, scopes, cameras, and GPS and […]

FrontRunners: Incan Immersion

The Palacio del Inka, a Luxury Collection Hotel (www.starwoodhotels.com), in Cusco, Peru, is located on the site of a centuries-old Incan palace that once housed sacred virgins. Originally opened as a hotel in the 1970s, the property reemerged last October following a two-year renovation that included an intricate restoration of the palace’s original stone walls. […]