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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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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