Exploring the World’s Highest Lake: A Guide to Lake Titicaca

Lake Titicaca, the largest lake in South America – and indeed, the highest altitude lake in the world – is one of the main draws of Peru to travellers. While most flock to Machu Picchu and Cusco, those who spend a bit more time in the country will inevitably end up at Lake Titicaca to […]

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Postcards from Arequipa

Surrounded by three volcanoes and filled with Baroque architecture, Arequipa might be one of the most beautiful cities I’ve ever visited. Although we only had an afternoon and evening in the city, from the moment we stepped off of the aeroplane to see we were surrounded by snowy mountains, I knew Arequipa was going to […]

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Condor Spotting at Colca Canyon

When planning our trip to Peru, the Colca Canyon was, admittedly, not a big priority. With the likes of Machu Picchu, Lake Titicaca and Rainbow Mountain dominating Instagram, we viewed the Colca Canyon as more of an added bonus rather than a must-see. However, once we got to the Peruvian highlands, we realised just how […]

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Hiking Rainbow Mountain: Is it Really Worth it?

Ever since Peru’s famous Rainbow Mountain was discovered roughly five years ago, pictures of it have been appearing on Instagram feeds everywhere, astonishing people with its vibrant colours and rainbow-like stripes. And as there are only 2 places in the world where such mountains exist (Peru and China), Peru has seen a sudden spike in […]

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The Top Five Places on my Travel Bucket List

With it being summer and officially holiday season, I’ve been looking constantly through travel blogs, guides and god knows what else at all my top destinations, just wishing I could go to all these places. But when there’s so many places you want to go, it can be pretty hard to narrow it down to […]

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