Category Archives: SOUTH AMERICA

14 Legendary hikes in Peru for adventurous travelers

Ausangate Red Valley - one of the best treks Peru has to offer

Peru is a true paradise for outdoor lovers with incredible nature ranging from the dense Amazon to incredible beaches, and dramatic mountain ranges. Adventure travelers seek the famous Andes mountains and it’s not only the Inca Trail that has gained a name among the many routes you can take to the world-famous archaeological site. There […]

15 Epic Peru off the beaten path destinations

Ausangate trek

Peru is an incredible country recognized for its rich culture, ancient history, and natural beauty. A synonym with the world-famous Macchu Pichu. Like so many other countries, travelers tend to visit the same corners of the country over and over again, while others remain unexploited. As a part of my off the beaten track series, […]

How to hike Colca Canyon in Peru – The ultimate guide

Hike Colca Canyon for breathtaking views

Colca Canyon is one of the most beautiful nature experiences in Peru and the second deepest canyon in the world with its 3270 meters of depth. The lush green valleys and the fact that you might see one of the largest bird species in the world, the majestic Andean Condor, makes this a unique excursion. […]

A disappointing meeting with the Amazon in Peru

A barefoot worker of a sawmill in the Amazon

My childhood dream, traveling to the Amazon in Peru, was about to become a huge disappointment. The first sight that met me on the way to the boat that was going to take us to the lodge in the middle of the Amazon in Peru was a lot of floating rubbish at the tiny port in […]