How to know if you’re no longer a backpacker.

Waking up in the bottom bunk of a building that faced the chic Barceloneta district was an awkward juxtaposition.  Realising that just meters from my lumpy pillow were an array of quaint terrace BNB’s and luxury hotels and yet my reality couldn’t have been further away. Not to say I didn’t realise what I was … More How to know if you’re no longer a backpacker.

Trekking to Machu Picchu – The Jungle Trek Way.

To be completely clear up front, the Jungle Trek and the iconic Inca Trail are two very different experiences. Both begin in Cuzco (essentially) and both wrap up at the infamous Machu Picchu site. I’ve spoken to friends who have done the traditional Inca Trail and they loved every second – but I guess it’s … More Trekking to Machu Picchu – The Jungle Trek Way.