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4th July Celebrations at Machu Picchu

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pYYeLbihAxc For The Unstoppable Family, 4th July is a holiday that is at the top of our list. We’re all about freedom and so Independence Day is an extremely important holiday for us! We live a lifestyle where we have the freedom to travel the world! For Independence Day here in Cusco we spent a [...]

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Rhonda and Hanalei at Inti Raymi, Cusco, Peru

Inti Raymi Celebration in Cusco

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qi7sEY72yTE June 24th marked Inti Raymi, the second largest festival in South America after Carnival in Rio de Janeiro. After two weeks straight of festivals and parades, it all culminated in this spectacular celebration! Inti Raymi, “Festival of the Sun”, was an Inca festival that celebrated the Sun God, Inti, at the end of the [...]

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Winter Solstice Parade, Cusco, Peru

Winter Solstice in Cusco

Whilst the rest of you in the northern hemisphere are probably celebrating the Summer Solstice, we’ve been celebrating the Winter Solstice in Cusco, Peru! The Winter Solstice in the southern hemisphere takes places between June 21st and June 24th, on the shortest days of the year. It all culminates in the Inti Raymi celebration on [...]

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Effigies at Chorpus Christi festival in Cusco, Peru

Celebrating Corpus Christi in Cusco, Peru

The month of June is a huge celebration here in Cusco, Peru. It has been an amazing few weeks of festivals, ceremonies and parades! We’ve been celebrating the Winter Solstice, Corpus Christi and finally Inter Raymi on June 24th. Here’s a behind the scenes video of Corpus Christi… httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Awj4cbNId0Y Corpus Christi is a religious festival the begins [...]

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Chilling with Floats at the Parade in Cusco, Peru

Father’s Day 2011: Peruvian Style!

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xfNnaSxL_Tg June 19th marked Father’s Day, although this was not your typical Father’s Day for the Unstoppable Family. In true Unstoppable Family style we celebrated Father’s Day 2011 in Cusco, Peru with parades, floats and market shopping!

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Unstoppable Family with Don Ramon shaman in Sacred Valley

Celebrating our birthdays in Cusco, Peru

Brian and I both have birthdays within 4 days of each other and we celebrated them here in Cusco, Peru last week. Every year we are in a different country celebrating in a different way. Last year it was in Fiji at the Hideaway Resort when they surprised us with a fire sign on the [...]

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Shaman in the mountains at Machu Picchu

10 Beautiful Photos from Machu Picchu

We had a mind-blowing, Unstoppable experience here at Machu Picchu for our company’s Destiny Event. Machu Picchu is on the list of the new Seven Wonders of the World and has been on our bucket list for quite some time. Now we can tick it off! Since we are lost for words to describe how [...]

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Hanalei with Alpaca in Cusco, Peru

Dogs are so North America! Alpaca are our friends!

We’ve been making some new friends here in Cusco, Peru…with Alpaca! Yes dogs are soooooo North America! Here in Peru Hanalei has been playing with gentle, furry Alpacas. What’s so incredible about our traveling lifestyle is that our daughter Hanalei gets to experience so many things that she would only see in a textbook back [...]

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Machu Picchu Train, Cusco, Peru

Commuting to Work on the Machu Picchu Train!

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xbLW-XgFXh4 What does your morning commute look like? Do you drive in traffic to and from work? We did when we worked in corporate jobs back in the U.S. but we examined our lives and felt we weren’t really living…so we did what any sane person would do…we ditched all that to travel the world! Our [...]

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Sacred Valley, Cusco, Peru

Living the Dream at the Sacred Valley, Cusco!

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0_F3RatH030 Here’s a video message from Rhonda at the Sacred Valley in Cusco, Peru, which was a settlement area of the Incas. We are really living life since we left our corporate jobs to travel the world. During our trip to Peru we got to visit the incredible ancient Inca site of Machu Picchu, which [...]

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