Month: October 2015

The Gypsy ~ The Inca Trail

mpThe Gypsy takes us on a magical quest across the Andes Mountains to the Ancient city of Machu Picchu. Author Mark Gross and his eloquent storytelling transports us to this sacred site as he shares his accounts of hardships and joys. Mark offers great insight on planning and preparation, as well as the deep spiritual benefits of such an intensive journey.

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http://www.enigmaperu.com   

Founded in Cusco as an adventure travel and trekking specialist in the Peruvian Andes, ENIGMA is recognized today among Peru’s most experienced and reputable travel service providers, from hardcore adventure to bespoke luxury, and is the preferred partner of some of the world’s leading travel professionals.

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http://www.incatrailperu.com  

inca_trail_machu_picchu_10An independent guide to the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu aimed at helping visitors to decide whether the Inca Trail is the trek for them. Although there are literally thousands of kilometres of “Inca Trails” throughout Peru this website concentrates on the Classic 4-day Inca Trail trek.  We have include information about when is the best time to do the trek, how best to prepare for it, and advice on how to choose a tour operator best suited to your interests and budget. The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu really is an beautiful trek and we hope that with a little advice and planning it turns out to be an incredible and unforgettable experience. Good luck and happy trekking!

http://www.lonelyplanet.com/peru/machu-picchu

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The Gypsy ~ The Land of Ire

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The Gypsy takes you to Waterford, Ireland with architect Michael Barron-Wike. Michael ventured many times since the 70’s to Ireland in search of his ancestors and family. He shares with us his tips and tricks on locating ones roots in the old country. Then we are invited for a weekend stay meant for royalty as we explore Lismore Castle and how you too can have this luxe experience.

 28 mins

Travel Tips  – Gear , Maps, History, videos ect….

http://www.barronsbakery.ie                     http://www.ancestry.com

http://www.lismorecastle.com           http://www.mbwarchitect.com

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Architect Michale Barron-Wike
Architect Michale Barron-Wike
Barron's Bakery In Ireland
Barron’s Bakery In Ireland
Family Gatherings @ Lismore Castle
Family Gatherings @ Lismore Castle

The Gypsy ~ El Camino De Santiago

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Seve Cardosi interviews fellow traveler Valeria Trujillo about her pilgrimage across El Camino De Santiago in memory of her father. Her 500 mile walk spanned from the French Pyrenees to Santiago De Compostela in North West Spain.  Valeria shares her experiences about walking such a long distance, the pilgrim community, secret symbols, preparation tips, and how this experience changed her life.

28 mins

Travel Tips  – Gear , Maps, History, Reading, videos ect….

http://www.theway-themovie.com

http://www.camino-compostela.net

http://www.caminoadventures.net

The Gypsy ~ Photographing India

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This Episode of The Gypsy takes you across India on a journey designed specifically for photographers. Walt and Nancy Custer of Sea Ranch California share their experience and images of their amazing expedition that span from majestic temples & The River Ganges to remote tiger sanctuaries. 

Travel Tips  – Gear , Maps, History, Reading, videos ect….

http://www.windowsofnature.com  

 www.waltc.smugmug.com

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