Why hit the beaches when you can spend spring break doing psychedelic drugs at one of the world’s most famous landmarks? Cusco is home to both the ancient Incan citadel of Machu Picchu, as well as a hot spot for Ayahuasca healing. It’s the perfect spot for students who love to travel and want to experience epic relaxation techniques.
The famed Inca Trail is a great way to kick off an exciting spring break trip. The path taken by the indigenous people from the Sacred Valley to Machu Picchu is one of the most visited historic relics on Earth. If you’re feeling adventurous, you can also traverse the Vilcabamba trek, a series of Inca trails that pass through snow-capped mountains. This trail sees far less foot traffic.
When you’re done exhausting your body, it’s time for a little spiritual healing. Etnikas Ayahuasca Retreats offers incredible packages that put on a spiritual journey with an authentic Ayahuasca shaman. Note: Ayahuasca — a combination of the ayahuasca vine and the chacunra shrub — is considered a hallucinogenic drug and is illegal in the United States and United Kingdom, If you choose to partake, make sure it is administered by someone who knows what they’re doing.
There are plenty of retreats available, but Etnikas is easily the most popular. Check out its website to learn more about the healing techniques available and how to book your trip.
Santa Monica, California, has such an incredible array of restaurants and bars, it can be difficult to choose one. Rustic Canyon on Wilshire Boulevard makes it easy to decide; the restaurant manages to clearly set itself apart from the rest.
ONCE THE FINAL MEETING WRAPS and the last contract is signed and sealed with a handshake, what’s next? Do you catch a flight back home or do you take advantage of the destination? If your next business trip is to Italy, we suggest adding a few more days to explore the country’s most amazing hot spots. Make time for more than a mouthwater- ing Italian meal in these three cities.
Many travelers are exchanging their regular home lives for a more exciting life abroad. However, no matter where in the world you visit, money is needed to live a comfortable life. Gaining work experience abroad can diversity a resume and open opportunities worldwide. For travelers who wish to live a more nomadic lifestyle, getting a short-term job in a country is also a great option. This will ensure travelers have enough money to get by and give them experience. Before leaving for a country or while in a foreign land, travelers can use the internet to find jobs or local resources.
One of the best ways to experience and learn more about a culture is by looking for and picking through the local markets. Depending on the destination, markets can be found in the out-of-the-way nooks and crannies of larger cities or can function as attractions on their own merit.
Dining is an art, and now that applies to both on the ground and at 35,000 feet thanks to Hainan Airlines’ “Hai Chef” Inflight Artistic Chinese cuisine series, a collaboration with Dong Zhenxiang, a Chinese culinary master also known as Dadong.