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.
Whether you’ve got two weeks or two months up your sleeve, without a doubt Peru can occupy any which type of traveler. Moo and I decided to experience a taste of South America by spending 3 weeks in Peru and then 3 weeks in Ecuador and then I went on to explore 3 weeks in … More Top 5 things to do in Peru, South America
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.
So, by now you’re starting to realise that I’m heavily back tracking here, making up for a LOT of lost time. Time spent finding a new career and new friends and a new me really! You can imagine these take precedence over blog writing… that is, until now! Now I’m really settled in. Settled into … More Top 5 things to do in Cuzco, Peru