Peru

Trekking to Machu Picchu

The Salkantay Trek is as much an expedition for the soul as it is a test of physical endurance. I…
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Qoyllur Rit’i: An Annual Pilgrimage You Won’t Want To Miss

As the sun sets on an ordinary night, why not take a hike to a 16,000-foot-glacier? This annual pilgrimage for…
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Visit Machu Picchu for $100

If you're on a budget or short on a time, but don't want to miss out on the ancient world…
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Amazonian Adventures

As we left civilization to enter the mysterious world of the Amazon jungle we had high hopes of seeing a…
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Arequipa & border crossing lessons from Peru to Chile

If you are bussing from Peru to Chile, Arequipa is certainly a worthwhile detour.ย From Cusco you can catch a bus…
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Gluten-Free in Peru

  Maintaining dietary restrictions can be an overwhelming obstacle in general, let alone when youโ€™re traveling.
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White Water Rafting, Carnaval Finale, St. Paddyโ€™s and More

So another few weeks have passed, and in an effort to remember and appreciate everything I do in Cusco, I…
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Llamas, Rain and Incan Ruins: Attempting to Blend into Peruvian Life

So, the last few weeks have been eventful, and exceedingly crucial to the development of my opinion of Cusco. Despite…
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