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Most Instagrammable Spots in Cusco, Peru

Most Instagrammable Spots in Cusco, Peru

Who doesn’t love a good photo to share on social media? We sure do! After recently visiting Peru herself, Gabby has compiled the most Instagram-worthy places in Cusco.

Our Essential Gear List

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Our Essential Gear List

Getting the gear you need for your upcoming trek can be really exciting, but sometimes it is hard to know where to start. To give you a hand in finding the equipment you need, we’ve put together a list of what we think is some of the most essential gear you’ll need to look out for.

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Trekking Tips From A First Time Trekker

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Trekking Tips From A First Time Trekker

I just took on my first trip with Choose a Challenge as not only a team member, but a first time trekker! If you’re looking for tips for your first time out, mixed in with some insider company insight this is the blog for you.

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UConn Siblings Take on Machu Picchu

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UConn Siblings Take on Machu Picchu

We love highlighting our student trekkers and after hearing about Ashley & Tyler Sundara, we knew this was another opportunity to do just that. These siblings are mechanical engineering majors at the University of Connecticut and apart of the Choose a Challenge team we have set up there. They've been fundraising for months now and are getting closer to their trip to Machu Picchu in May 2018. We sat down to find out how they've been doing and what it means to both of them to take on the trip of a lifetime with each other.

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Machu Picchu: Trekking Days

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Machu Picchu: Trekking Days

Take it from us! The first of a few upcoming blog posts all about our Machu Picchu Trek and the Choose a Challenge team members who went on them.  This time around we recount one of our former UK team members, Caitlin, and her day by day experience trekking to the lost city of the incas.

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