Yurimaguas felt like a harder place. It was a thriving river port, and one that didn’t need tourists like me.
This is the beginning of my three week backpacking trip in Peru’s jungle regions. First, I need to get there!
It’s the first time I’ve been in a country club. And it was in Peru. This is my experience:
Eat cake, loneliness does exist, and nothing is what it seems.
By this action alone I cannot just return to Australia with some happy memories and stories. I have responsibilities.
A wild spirit of Canada speaks her mind after living 11 months in Peru.
You need to be a little loca.
Life as a teacher in Peru is hard, despite the attempts of normalcy. This is how:
The challenge with visiting Machu Picchu in high season is trying to book the ticket. It’s not just the ticket to get onto the site which is the drama, although that is painful enough. You also need to figure out how you are going to get there. As far as […]
There have been two reliable resources for me to navigate Peru. The first I use is Hostel World, a website and app which helps me decide the hostels I want to stay in. It doesn’t often fail me. The second resource is Lonely Planet’s Peru tourist guide which cost me […]
7.00am: I spent my first night in my new place in the northern Peruvian city of Trujillo. I do not know where my new place is in the city, so my landlord walks me to my school. It takes only 10 minutes. What complicates matters is I know limited Spanish, […]