Arequipa to Arica

Saturday 3rd October 2015 I woke up around 5am and the first thing I did was to check out tips online about the border crossing between Peru and Chile. Sometimes, border crossing can be tricky, sometimes stressful. Better know which scams to avoid, if there is any! I found this really good detailed explanation of … More Arequipa to Arica

Conclusion about Peru

Friday 2nd October 2015 I spent a total of about 5 weeks in Peru, about a week around Cusco, visiting the Macchu Picchu, about a week in Lima if we add up the 4 times I stopped over there, about a week in the mountains next to Huaraz going on the Santa Cruz trek and a … More Conclusion about Peru


Tuesday 29th September 2015 I went for brekky on the terrace in the morning and Chachani was looking beautiful in the morning light. And El Misti too! And we could see the third volcano in the morning, Pichu Pichu! Here is a view from the terrace of Punta Grau street on which the hostel entrance … More Arequipa

Lima to Arequipa

Monday 28th September 2015 At 4pm I grabbed a random taxi from the street and off I was to the airport. I can only laugh again about how scared I was when I landed in Lima for the first time a few weeks before, arriving from Bogota. I had been warned by many travellers and by … More Lima to Arequipa

Lima – 3 days blogging

Monday 28th September 2015 This will probably be the shortest article of all! 🙂 As anyone who follows the blog knows because you got spammed by notifications of new articles during these three days (Sorry about that!), I literally spent those 26th,27th and 28th September catching up on blogging all the travel adventures of the past … More Lima – 3 days blogging

Iquitos to Lima

Saturday 25th September 2015 I woke up in Iquitos to a weather so hot and sticky that I didn`t feel like going anywhere to explore more, so I lingered at the hostel with Katie, Rachel, the American dorm mate and the half-Peruvian half-American guy, chatting, doing photo backups, sharing photos and email addresses. At 11.30am, … More Iquitos to Lima