ADVENTURES TOGETHER

by PROJECT CORDILLERA

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December Traditions in Medellin

December is one of the best times of the year to visit Medellín. The city is decorated with millions of lights, and the month starts with a bang, literally, as people light off fireworks on the 30th to ring in December. Throughout the month, Colombians get together with family and friends to celebrate, because in […]

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Top 7 Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurants in Medellín

Since most of our team resides in Medellin and we love going out to eat (maybe a little bit too much), we’ve compiled our top 7 vegan and vegetarian restaurants that you should definitely visit in beautiful Medellín. Just remember to invite us too! Just a couple of years ago, being vegan or vegetarian in […]

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Top 10 Movies to Watch Before Traveling to Perú

Heading to Perú for your next adventure? Are you wondering about what kind of movies are out there which focus on Perú or are Peruvian productions? We got you covered, with the following list giving you a good sample of the best movies to watch before traveling to Perú. Heading out to Perú after watching […]

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Meet the Mountains: Salkantay

Salkantay, which winds through the Cordillera Vilcabamba in Central Southern Perú – all the way to Machu Picchu – is a nature lover’s paradise, providing an immense variety of landscapes, wildlife and culture, all set among the remnants of the great Inca civilization. Continue reading to see why this epic trekking and climbing  destination is […]

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Must Watch: To Touch the Sun – Chimborazo

A must watch journey to the farthest point from Earth’s center: Chimborazo Chimborazo is recognized as “the closest point to the sun”, because if you measure its altitude from the earth’s center, it is 2km higher than Everest. Enjoy this beautiful video with cool shots from what looks to have been an epic expedition to […]

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Must Watch: Volcano Climbing in Ecuador

Check out this video giving a great glimpse of volcano climbing in Ecuador One luxury of climbing volcanos is getting to explore wild, remote and awe-inspiring places by your own means. God knows there are some challenges too: climbing to over 6,000m is not supposed to be easy! This video, by William Barber, illustrates nicely […]

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5 Ways of Exercising Mindfulness When Traveling

Discover how to be a mindful traveler. We give you five quick tips on how to take your next adventure up to a new level of moment-awareness, making the whole experience much more rewarding. The Greater Good Magazine at UC Berkeley defines mindfulness as “maintaining a moment-by-moment awareness of our thoughts, feelings, bodily sensations, and […]

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Slow Tourism: In Praise of Slowing Things Down…

Rediscover the importance of slowing things down, of giving yourself the opportunity to connect what what is around you, of advocating for quality over quantity: accept our invitation to engage in slow tourism An invitation to create positive connections Here at Project Cordillera, we pride ourselves on our social mission: transforming adventure travel and contributing to sustainable, […]

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Must Watch: Why I Live a Zero Waste Life

Learn how to live a zero waste life by shopping package-free, making your own products and refusing plastic and single-use items.  Lauren Singer graduated from Environmental Studies at NYU; then, she was the Sustainability Manager at the NYC Department of Environmental Protection. In the last 3 years, she has produced less than 16 oz of […]

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Huayhuash Circuit: the Best High Altitude Trek in Peru?

Discover the Cordillera Huayhuash, where you’ll find some of the most spectacular mountain sceneries on earth; learn all you need to know before embarking on this amazing experience. What and where Located in the Peruvian Andes just south of the Cordillera Blanca, the Cordillera Huayhuash is only 30 km long from North to South, and […]

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