July 10, 2015
Machu Picchu

Lost City of the Incas: Machu Picchu in Photos

“In the variety of its charms and the power of its spell, I know of no other place in the world which can compare with it.” -Hiram Bingham, ‘re-discoverer’ of Machu Picchu-   Four days of walking on the Salkantay […]
June 18, 2015

The Coca Leaf Magic

If you haven’t chewed coca leaves… you haven’t done Peru correctly As the elevation gets higher near the Andes, a small bag of green leaves becomes your most important item. It’s your survival kit. Chew seven leaves. It’s a strange […]
June 6, 2015

The Poor Man’s Galapagos: Ballestas Islands

The Poor Man’s Galapagos isn’t so poor after all Always wanting to go to the Galapagos but too expensive? Put Ballestas Islands as your alternative. A group of 12 islands off of the coast of Paracas, the Ballestas Islands is […]